Beaufort County sees opportunity in Beaufort Federal Courthouse closure


The Island Packet writes of talk that if the Beaufort Federal Courthouse´╗┐ is abandoned at the federal level that it could meet some of Beaufort County's space needs, namely for meetings like county council's and the school board.┬á

(Read the paper's report here.)

Seems like a great opportunity to benefit the county, ensure an iconic building isn't left to rot, and draw people and attention to the Bladen Street streetscape and private dollar investment and a possible Horse Trough Park makeover.

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