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Lodi Health at a crossroads
Lodi News-Sentinel

On a March afternoon 61 years ago, a man in a suit and tie cut the ribbon, officially opening Lodi Memorial Hospital to some 8,000 visitors present for the 2 p.m. open house. The women in wide-brimmed hats and children in striped T-shirts were eager to tour the three-story building on South Fairmont Avenue they had watched workers build in the middle of a field for more than seven years.