VA http://wfpl.org en VA Chooses Brownsboro Hospital Location http://wfpl.org/post/va-chooses-brownsboro-hospital-location <p>The Veterans Administration will soon purchase nearly 36 acres along Brownsboro Road to build its new medical center.</p><p>VA officials were previously considering two sites for the new hospital, which is expected to be at least 800,000 square feet, and had approved environmental studies for each. The announcement this week that the VA has made its final selection comes with assurance from VA Secretary Eric Shinseki that the VA will continue monitoring issues affecting area residence.</p> Fri, 29 Jun 2012 17:45:27 +0000 Devin Katayama 852 at http://wfpl.org VA Chooses Brownsboro Hospital Location VA Could Decide New Hospital Site Soon http://wfpl.org/post/va-could-decide-new-hospital-site-soon <p>&nbsp;</p><p>The Veterans Administration is primed to purchase over 35 acres of property on Brownsboro Road to build a new VA hospital, and officials say that decision could be made in the coming weeks.</p><p>Environmental impact studies have been finalized for the two locations under consideration for the over 800,000 square foot facility. One location under consideration is near Factory Lane in eastern Jefferson County.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 18:18:05 +0000 Devin Katayama 739 at http://wfpl.org VA Could Decide New Hospital Site Soon