The time has finally come the Humane Educational Society of Chattanooga (HES) will unveil a new, long-awaited animal facility Thursday, November 14.

The new facility will be a much-needed upgrade from the current animal center. 

Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger, HES executive director Phil Snyder,  and other invited guests will give remarks.

Board president Tai Federico will also make a special announcement about the new facility.

The public is invited to attend the groundbreaking ceremony that will take place at 4155 Randolph Circle starting at 10:00 a.m.