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Children’s Hospital Oakland Plans Major Campus Renovation
East Bay Express

Children’s Hospital Oakland is moving forward with plans to rebuild its North Oakland campus, with city officials releasing new documents outlining the potential environmental impacts of the project. The hospital, which is required to upgrade its facilities to meet state earthquake safety standards, has proposed major renovations to its main campus on 52nd Street in North Oakland, including a number of demolition and construction projects. As is required for a project of this size, the city’s planning department has just released a full environmental impact report (EIR) that documents the scope of the project and catalogs concerns from residents and neighborhood organizations.