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19:05  28 november  2018
19:05  28 november  2018 Source:   globalnews.ca

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The provincial government says it intends to rebuild West Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Grimsby . The announcement on Wednesday came with a 0,000 grant to begin the planning to replace the 72-year-old facility.

Grimsby is a town on Lake Ontario in the Niagara Region, Ontario , Canada. Grimsby is a part of the Hamilton Census Metropolitan Area. The provincial government says it intends to rebuild West Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Grimsby . The announcement on Wednesday came with a 0,000

Ontario government announces plan to rebuild Grimsby hospital © THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young Ontario Premier Doug Ford, right, sits next to PC MPP Christine Elliott during Question Period at Queen's Park, in Toronto on Tuesday, July 31, 2018.

The provincial government says it intends to rebuild West Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Grimsby.

The announcement on Wednesday came with a $500,000 grant to begin the planning to replace the 72-year-old facility.

"This will be the first step to building a new West Lincoln Memorial Hospital, right here at this location," Premier Doug Ford said.

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Premier Doug Ford, Wednesday morning, announced his plan to rebuild West Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Grimsby . The Ontario PC government also said they would pay for .5 million worth of "immediate infrastructure improvements" while the province and Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) do

The province says it will build a new hospital in Grimsby , and provide .5 million in emergency upgrades in the meantime. Premier Doug Ford made the announcement Wednesday. He said the province will put 0,000 toward an early plan to rebuild the hospital , which is known locally for its

The government also said that the hospital's obstetric and surgical services would not shut down within two years, despite reports to the contrary, and announced $8.5 million for immediate improvements to infrastructure.

Earlier this fall, a report from an architecture firm found that the hospital needed renovations to the tune of $8.59 million over a period of 27 months.

The government did not indicate a timeline in which the hospital would be rebuilt.

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