Norfolk, NE~~Northeast Community College is proceeding with plans to build a new residence hall on its Norfolk campus. The College Board of Governors on Thursday announced that Northeast will construct a new residence hall near two other residence halls and two student apartments.
Northeast Community College President Michael Chipps says administrators will issue revenue bonds to pay for the project. Construction plans call for an $11 million, 79,000-square-foot residence hall that will house 200 students.
Over 715 students applied for 315 available beds in the fall of 2013.