Advertisements

New Main Street Building Nears Completion — Set to Open Late Spring

New Bristol Hospital building on Riverside Ave. and Main Street looking North

Work is progressing at the corner of Riverside Ave. and Main Street.

Bristol Hospital is in the process of constructing a 60,000 square foot three-story building that will house an Ambulatory Care Center.

The building is expected to employ dozens of medical professionals while servicing thousands of patients downtown.

Developer Rendina Healthcare Real Estate plans to develop a high-quality project transforming downtown Bristol and the former mall site.

According to Rendina, they have developed more than 7.25 million square feet of healthcare facilities, working with hospitals and developing projects for healthcare systems throughout the United States.

Bristol Hospital spokesperson Christopher Boyle recently told the Press “It’s really going to be the year the medical care center opens. It’s been a long time coming.”

“Construction has really been coming along. Our plan right now is to tentatively open in the late spring.”

Bristol Hospital President and CEO Kurt Barwis told the Press  “All along we have said we see this building serving as a springboard for future development on the former downtown mall site,”

“If the past is any indication of the future, we do have space, ultimately, to construct another building next to it sometime. I’m really hopeful and excited that we can get to that point in a very short term.”

The City has also completed a new road to divide the remaining former mall site into smaller lots.

The new road is about 1,000 feet long and has streetscape components including trees, brick pavers, a center median made of “stamped asphalt,” decorative lights, landscaping, granite curbing, and a bus stop location.

The new road will match the current look of North Main and Main Streets. It was recently named “Hope Street”.

New Bristol Hospital building on Riverside Ave. and Main Street looking South

Advertisements

The Central Connecticut Roundup is a popular local magazine covering central Connecticut news, Statewide news, National news, local events, commentary, and more.

 

The Roundup currently has over 5,700 subscriptions and a local social media following of over 95,000 readers across multiple social media sites, apps, pages, and groups.

 

The Roundup is also a proud member of WordPress. This affiliation offers readers more news from FOX 61 and CBS Connecticut on The Roundup.

Latest Stories From Roundup Partner : FOX 61

Early goals help lift Bruins beat Maple Leafs 5-1 in Game 7

Early goals help lift Bruins beat Maple Leafs 5-1 in Game 7

BOSTON (AP) — Another Game 7 matchup between Boston and Toronto, another victory for the Bruins. Joakim Nordstrom and Sean Kuraly each had a goal and assist, Tuukka Rask stopped 32 shots and the Bruins beat the Maple Leafs 5-1 in Game 7 on Tuesday night to wrap up their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series. Marcus Johansson added his first goal of the postseason for Boston and Charlie Coyle scored on an empty netter late in the third. Patrice Bergeron […]

Sale remains winless as Tigers sweep Red Sox 7-4, 4-2

Sale remains winless as Tigers sweep Red Sox 7-4, 4-2

BOSTON  — Chris Sale remained winless after five starts but struck out a season-high 10 in five innings as the Detroit Tigers beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 Tuesday to start their first doubleheader sweep at Fenway Park since August 1965. Spencer Turnbull (1-2) pitched five shutout innings for his first major league win, leading the Tigers to a 4-2 victory in the nightcap that left the World Series champions at 9-15. Brandon Dixon greeted Marcus Walden with a three-run […]

High School Baseball Roundup: St. Paul, University/Classical pick up wins at Dunkin’ Donuts Park

High School Baseball Roundup: St. Paul, University/Classical pick up wins at Dunkin’ Donuts Park

HARTFORD —  It was a great day for high school baseball at Dunkin’ Donuts Park Tuesday. In the first game, Jordan Baker pitched a gem for University/Classical where he allowed two runs over six innings as the Hawks went on to win 8-2. In game two, The Falcons offense was dominate thanks in part to cleanup hitter Ryan Parent who drove in multiple runs for St. Paul en route to a 10-1 win.  

FOX61 EXCLUSIVE: 2 families impacted by recent police shootings come together in Wethersfield

FOX61 EXCLUSIVE: 2 families impacted by recent police shootings come together in Wethersfield

WETHERSFIELD —  “I feel like what’s going on in New Haven, the movement, the support, I feel like that support need to come here,” Paul Witherspoon’s uncle Rodney Williams said. 18-year-old Anthony Vega Cruz passed away Monday night after he was shot by police on the Silas Deane highway in Wethersfield Saturday. “The family is in tears at the hospital tonight they are going to say their last goodbyes to Chulo, family friend Vani Cashman said. Williams, uncle of Paul […]

Comments

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.