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The Pulaski Tech Board of Trustees Tuesday decided they couldn't afford to locate a new facility for its culinary and hospitality school downtown.

But some talk immediately emerged of another potential Pulaski Tech project. It's mostly out in the ozone right now, but it goes something like this:

Pulaski Tech and UALR could join forces on a downtown facility geared at providing college courses to downtown workers. A secretary, for example, could schedule a lunch hour three days a week to get college credit — toward a degree, toward a new degree, toward current job skills.

Talk about this is serious. It includes some private interests with the wherewithall to make things happen. Just scribble it down for the future.

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