January 28, 2000
Minnesota Board Votes to Close Technical College
Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System voted last week to close a technical college, arguing that transferring its programs elsewhere would be more cost-effective than making needed repairs to the building that houses the college.
Under the plan, programs at Anoka-Hennepin Technical College would be moved during the next two years to Anoka-Ramsey Community College and Hennepin Technical College. Anoka-Ramsey is about four and a half