G.V.B.A. to diagnose the St. Vincents plan
St. Vincents Hospitals redevelopment plan to build a new $600 million medical facility on the site of its OToole Building on Seventh Ave. S. will be on the agenda of a Greenwich Village Block Associations forum from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wed., June 13, in the hospitals Cronin Auditorium at 170 W. 12th St.
We want to know what the people in our block associations are thinking and what theyre concerned about regarding the project, said Marilyn Dorado, president of G.V.B.A., a coalition of about two dozen Village block associations.
Representatives from St. Vincents and Rudin Management Company, the hospitals partner in the project, will present the plan during the first 20 minutes of the forum, which will then be open to questions from the floor.
We intend to provide information on the project and to take in what people in the Village have to say, Dorado said.