TITLE

New $365 million veteran's hospital takes shape

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);12/1/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 48, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the construction of the 790,000-square-foot, seven-story veterans hospital of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The $364.9-million project set to break ground in North Las Vegas, Nevada, has been designed to contain 90 patient beds, with a 20-bed mental health facility and a 120-bed nursing home care unit. The 150-acre building is under the joint-venture project of RTKL and JMA architects, scheduled to open in 2011.
ACCESSION #
35620283

 

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