New Career and Technical Education facility could become reality in Roanoke County


ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – On Tuesday, we anticipate an replace on efforts to create a brand new Career and Technical Education facility to return to Roanoke County.

The Roanoke County Board of Supervisors in addition to the Roanoke County School Board have been understanding particulars on creating this new facility for college kids in Roanoke County.

Jason Peters, Roanoke County’s Board of Supervisors chairman says that round 300 college students have been turned away as a result of present capability constraints and {that a} new facility will enable for expanded programs that could be supplied to assist meet workforce demand in the Roanoke Valley.

Over the final yr, the 2 Boards have labored collectively to maneuver this effort ahead all whereas battling inflation and prices which, they are saying, has been difficult however all funding choices are on the desk.