Loan approved to fund new Lakeland high school

$60M loan approved to fund new Lakeland high school

LAKELAND, Tenn. (WMC) - After seven years, funding has been secured for a new high school in Lakeland.

According to the city, a $60 million Community Facilities loan has been secured.

This type of loan will be used once construction is complete.

The city will then secure interim financing from a local bank.

Lakeland Preparatory High School will serve students in grades 5-12.

It is expected to be open by August 2022.

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