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La-Z-Boy breaks ground on world headquarters

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MONROE, Michigan -

A big day for one of the area's nationally known manufacturers.

La-Z-Boy broke ground on it's $50 million world headquarters in Monroe, Michigan. Leaders say the company employs more than 500 local workers and is hoping to hire even more as the company expands. Leaders say it made sense to keep the company's headquarters in the city the company started in.

"It shows the commitment we have to stay in town and continue our legacy here. Hopefully we can stay here for another 86 years", Kurt Darrow, La-Z-Boy, CEO

Leaders say they expect to move into it's new headquarters in the spring of 2015.

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