A North Columbus eyesore is being demolished after remaining vacant more than two years.
The old Lowndes County Health Department building on Military Road is being torn down by an independent contractor.
The Lowndes County Health Department, located at 801 N. Lehmberg Road, will be closed Wednesday for staff training.
Lowndes County is turning to private Realtors to sell the old Lowndes County Health Department on Military Road.
After building a new health department last year, Lowndes County is looking for someone to take the old building off its hands.
Lowndes County supervisors will decide soon if there’s anything left to salvage of the 62-year-old former health department on Military Road.
Lowndes puts ‘dysfunctional’ health department facility in the past as it celebrates opening of new location
The Lowndes County Health Department showed off its new, $2.8 million, state-of-the-art facility at a grand opening celebration Monday.
Visitors and staff are thrilled with the new Lowndes County Health Department facility, said Office Manager Brenda Martin.