Montgomery County business and community leaders get first look at new Ivy Tech campus

A hard hat tour of the new Ivy Tech Community College-Crawfordsville campus currently under construction will be part of the Montgomery County Economic Development (MCED) annual meeting to be held Tuesday, October 23 in the new building at 2325 Phil Ward Blvd. in Crawfordsville Commerce Park.

The tour and cocktail reception begins at 5:00 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. The annual meeting program begins at 7:00 p.m.

Rusty Carter, interim executive director of MCED, will deliver the welcome. Speakers include Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Chancellor Dr. David Bathe, Crawfordsvillle Mayor Todd Barton, Montgomery County Commissioner Phil Bane, and Crawfordsville Redevelopment Commission President Steve Golliher.

“This gathering is a great opportunity for area industry and business leaders to see the Ivy Tech expansion,” said Mayor Barton. “We hope this will promote more collaboration for economic development in the area.”

About Ivy Tech
Ivy Tech Community College is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system serving nearly 200,000 students annually.  Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana. It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.

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