Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) Groundbreaking Ceremony for Newtown North Campus Building Planned for Oct. 4


BCTC, city, and state officials will break ground on a new building on BCTC’s Newtown North Campus. The building will house BCTC’s Dental Hygiene program, Cosmetology program, and Assessment Center, making each more accessible to the community.


Tuesday, October 4, 2022; 9:30 a.m.


  • Dr. Koffi Akakpo, President, Bluegrass Community & Technical College 
  • Dr. Paul Czarapata, President, Kentucky Community and Technical College System 
  • Sen. Ralph Alvarado, Kentucky Senate 
  • Rep. George Brown, Jr., Kentucky House 
  • Mayor Linda Gorton, City of Lexington 
  • Councilman James Brown, Council District 1 
  • Bryce Rivera, Dental Hygiene Student
  • Madissen Alexis Bailey, Cosmetology Student


BCTC Newtown Campus, 500 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY (park in the BCTC lot at the corner of Newtown Pike and W. Loudon Avenue – shuttle service will be available to Newtown North campus)