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Tax failure bodes ill for San Pablo’s Doctors Medical Center
San Francisco Chronicle

Fear, sadness and anxiety were among the emotions experienced by West Contra Costa residents Wednesday as they faced the imminent closure of the only public hospital between Berkeley and Vallejo.

“We have kids. We need a hospital here,” said Timothy Taylor, 47, a maintenance worker who lives in Richmond. “In all honesty, I don’t know how this is going to work. Yeah, it’s worrying.”