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Petition Drive to Create College Fails

by Bill Oliver

A petition drive by the economic development agency serving the Bryan/College Station region to create a new community college has failed.

A committee of the Research Valley Partnership (RVP) sought the new college to increase more local workforce training and two year academic offerings.

Brazos County elections administrator Trudy Hancock told county commissioners the petition needed a minimum 9,607 signatures.

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