Austin Local News

News > Austin Local News > New ACC Highland Campus celebrates Grand Opening

New ACC Highland Campus celebrates Grand Opening

Austin Community College is officially opening it's doors to their new ACC Highland campus at the former Highland Mall. The college's Dorado Kinney says they've renovated 200 thousand square feet of space that used to be a department store, "The former JC Penney's building which is 200 thousand square feet. The main portion of the mall still has shops that are open for business. And soon Rackspace will be going into the former Macy's building." Kinney says the portion opened today is Phase 1. Phase 2 will renovate more of the mall into a workforce center, a STEM simulator lab a culinary center and more classrooms. ACC paid a total of $41.1 million for the entire mall.

Taboola Teaser

The Austin Police Department Parks and Lake Patrol Unit will prohibit the use and operation of personal watercraft...
FROM THE CITY OF SAN MARCOS Independence Day on the San Marcos River should be a fun and safe experience for every...
FROM THE CITY OF ROUND ROCK: Mayor Alan McGraw to skydive into the Round Rock July 4th Frontier Days Celebration...
The Texas Department of Public Safety arrested 15 suspects and served one search warrant as the result of an eight...
The Texas Public Policy Foundation (TPPF) has released a paper by Center for Local Governance Director James...