Council Voting on $1B Boston Children's Hospital Expansion | NECN
Massachusetts

Massachusetts

The latest news from around the state

Council Voting on $1B Boston Children's Hospital Expansion

The vote is expected to draw protests from the group, Friends of Prouty Garden

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    The Massachusetts Public Health Council will vote Thursday on a $1 billion proposed expansion to Boston Children's Hospital (Published Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016)

    The Massachusetts Public Health Council will vote Thursday on a $1 billion proposed expansion to Boston Children's Hospital. 

    The vote is expected to draw protests from the group, Friends of Prouty Garden. 

    The expansion includes a new building on the Longwood campus, which jeopardizes the future of the Prouty Garden. 

    The green-space is considered an escape for patients and their families. 

    The vote is the last step for the hospital to gain state approval. 

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android