New Tyrone Municipal Complex to be ready before year’s end

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Site work is underway on the new Tyrone Municipal Complex on Senoia Road, expected to open in late 2020. Rendering/Town of Tyrone.
Site work is underway on the new Tyrone Municipal Complex on Senoia Road, expected to open in late 2020. Rendering/Town of Tyrone.

The landscape along Senoia Road across from Shamrock Park in Tyrone has changed. Site work in underway that will lead to the completion of the Tyrone Municipal Complex later this year.

Officials from across Fayette County on Nov. 7 gathered across from Shamrock Park. Grading and other work is currently underway.

The 20,000 sq. ft. building will house Town Hall, the Tyrone Police Department and the Tyrone Municipal Court in order to better serve citizens into the future, said Mayor Eric Dial.

“The true owners of this building are the taxpayers,” Dial said.

The building will be located directly across Senoia Road from Shamrock Park on 3.5 acres recently purchased from Harlie Deyton, whose home is located adjacent to the property.

The building will include a combined 97-seat council chambers and courtroom, various meeting spaces and extra office space to accommodate future growth.