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Elgin Community College Unveils Center for Emergency Services



by Madhu Krishnamurthy

The nearly $20 million center, situated on about 120 acres along Plank Road west of Route 47, will provide classes and training for police officers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians. It includes an 18,300-square-foot academic building with simulation training equipment, an 11,900-square-foot apparatus building with classrooms and two bays for training on fire and police equipment, and a three-story burn tower to simulate fires.

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