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At least another year for Tulare Regional Medical Center tower
Visialia Times-Delta

The financially struggling Tulare Regional Medical Center is hoping to have government approval by February for a plan to repair damaged concrete that set its expansion back at least another year.

Major construction on the $85 million four-story tower — hoped to expand the hospital’s treatment capabilities and attract more patients — suffered a setback last spring when delamination problems developed in concrete poured for the third and fourth floors.