Members of the Decatur City Commission, School Board, Police Department and other wings of city government gathered Tuesday morning for the ceremonial groundbreaking of the Beacon Municipal Building.
The center will house the schools administrative offices, a new police department and municipal court, and a new Ebster Recreation center with a new gym.
The project is expected to cost about $38 million with completion projected for spring 2014.
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