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Groundbreaking held for new tennis facility

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Sporting enthusiasts, listen up! There's a brand new facility coming to the Fountain City. 

Columbus State University and CORTA held a groundbreaking ceremony on Monday for their new upcoming tennis facility. 

The facility will feature 25 additional new courts, locker rooms, scoreboards and state-of-the-art court surface. 

They also hope to install new cameras so that people can get a better view of the matches. 

This project cost about $9 million and officials hope to complete it by August 2016. 

CSU's president, Columbus mayor Teresa Tomlinson, and multiple city officials were all in attendance at the groundbreaking. 

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