A ground breaking ceremony for the Fond du Lac County Campbellsport Highway Garage is scheduled for next week. The ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, April 24th at 12:30 pm at the new site for the garage in the Village of Campbellsport’s new Industrial Park located off of CTH W at 284 Industrial Parkway, Campbellsport. Fond du Lac County Staff along with the County Executive and members of the Highway, Airport and Facilities Committee, Village of Campbellsport, Cardinal Construction and Barrientos Design and Consulting architect will be on site for the formal ground breaking. County officials say the new facility has been in the planning stages for nearly a decade and has been a cooperative effort between the Village of Campbellsport and County in selecting a site that designed to meet needs of today and the future for serving transportation maintenance in the area. The new 17,300 square feet building will replace a 5400 square feet building built approximately in the 1930’s. The new structure will have additional storage capacity, room for employee’s to work and maintain equipment inside, compared to the old facility. The new facility located on one 5 acre parcel will include a 3600 ton capacity salt shed that will be constructed that will be shared between the State and County. Highway Commissioner Tom Janke says the new facility will increase efficiency and safety for staff. The project is scheduled to be finished by the end of the year.