Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Jackson Co. shipbuilding school scaled back due to budget woes

A future multi-million dollar school aimed at educating shipbuilders in South Mississippi is going to be scaled back now  because of budget woes. That's according to the designers of Northrop Grumman's future Maritime Trades Academy in Pascagoula.

They said unexpected construction roadblocks as well as design requests are running up the bill. And Jackson County supervisors refuse to spend taxpayer dollars to help build the school. Read more here.

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