Dec
18

Ft. Jackson Housing Project Could Stimulate Columbia’s Economy

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– WIS TV

Ground was broken Wednesday on a new 610-home project at Fort Jackson for military members and their families.

While this is of course good news for those families, it is also promising news for the economy across the Midlands.

Fort Jackson might be one of the U.S. military’s premier basic training facilities, but leaders admit the post has long had some of the Army’s worst housing.

That’s about to change, as Wednesday Army leaders broke ground on a project that will tear down more than 900 housing units, some dating back to the 1960’s.

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