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$350M CMH project will meet deadline
Pacific Coast Business Times

Half a year after ground broke on Ventura’s new Community Memorial Hospital, the $350   million construction project is on track to lay its foundation this summer and open its doors by 2015. The catalyst for the project was a state seismic mandate that requires all acute-care hospitals in California to rebuild or retrofit their buildings to meet certain earthquake standards, but Michael Ellingson, vice president of marketing and development for Community Memorial Health System, said there are a few reasons the hospital was in need of a facelift anyway.