Construction Begins on US Medical and Retail Complex

14 March 2011 (Last Updated March 14th, 2011 18:30)

Construction of a $42m medical, retail and office complex has begun in Rhode Island, US. The project will comprise three buildings including the Providence Community Health Center, a 4,645m² office building and a 1,858m² Walgreens drugstore. The health centre is sc

Construction of a $42m medical, retail and office complex has begun in Rhode Island, US.

The project will comprise three buildings including the Providence Community Health Center, a 4,645m² office building and a 1,858m² Walgreens drugstore.

The health centre is scheduled to for completion in April 2012, while the drugstore has a completion date of July 2012.

Health centre CEO Merrill Thomas said, "We're very excited. It will mean more services to meet the needs, and also room to be efficient. It's been a collaborative effort. The whole community is benefiting from the investment."