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New Ideas for Old County Hospital

Friday, November 14, 2003
Chicago Sun-Times

Two developers have made proposals to redevelop the old Cook County Hospital into residences. A Cook County official said Thursday the county is considering those proposals and has not ruled out redeveloping the building, even though the county administration would prefer to demolish it. County Board member Larry Suffredin complained Thursday that county officials were being deliberately unhelpful to developers interested in the building. County Capital Planning Director Michael Lamont said many developers have just decided the building is not worth rehabbing.



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