UWG Newnan Wins 2016 Georgia Trust’s Preservation Award

UWG Newnan Wins 2016 Georgia Trust’s Preservation Award

The city of Newnan and UWG Newnan have been awarded the 2016 Preservation Award for Excellence in Rehabilitation from the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation. The award, presented at the 39th annual Preservation Awards Ceremony on April 22-24 in Marietta, was given to the city of Newnan and UWG Newnan for its outstanding efforts in redeveloping and rehabilitating the historic Newnan Hospital. The historic Newnan Hospital is the center of the city of Newnan. Considered an asset in the community for its significant historical characteristics, the University of West Georgia also considers it a treasure. As the home for the nursing program at UWG Newnan, the historic hospital is projected to increase enrollment to 750 students and may bring enrollment up to 1,200 students in the future. 

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