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NCCU Needs Emergency Repairs To Fix Mold Problem

Posted October 3, 2003 12:06 p.m. EDT

— North Carolina Central University will have to spend nearly $17 million for emergency repairs to clean up its mold problem.

A potentially toxic mold has been found in 11 campus buildings, including several dorms.

Nearly 500 students were forced to live off campus in hotels and apartments.

A final report said repairs could swell to more than $58 million.