Community Hospital in Grand Junction is expanding. They bought 40 acres of land to build a new hospital.
They paid about five million dollars for the property located on g road near the 24 Road Intersection. The hospital says it's time for a new location to better serve the Grand Valley, and to add some new services.
Those new services include labor and delivery, and pediatric services. The new hospital will be about the same size as the existing location, but will have a better floorplan.
Construction should begin next summer, and be completed by early 2010. The hospital hopes to keep some presence at its existing location, but does plan on selling a portion of the property...