• Contractor picked for vets clinic
    December 03,2012
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    Contractor picked

    for vets clinic

    Plans to build a new $2.6 million outpatient clinic for veterans in Burlington are moving forward.

    U.S. Sen. Bernard Sanders said Monday that the Department of Veterans Affairs has picked a contractor — Fortieth Burlington LLC — to build the facility, which will replace a clinic in Colchester that has outgrown its space.

    The new clinic on Lakeside Avenue will be nearly twice as large as the Colchester clinic and serve about 4,000 veterans.

    It’s expected to be completed in early 2013.

    Sanders said the VA now serves about 8,600 veterans at clinics in Colchester, Brattleboro, Rutland, Bennington and Newport, providing primary care, specialty treatment and mental health services.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN National / World Business
    NEW YORK — It’s not just the musical “Hairspray” that will air live on NBC tonight. Full Story
    NBC to air some live commercials during ‘Hairspray’
    OXON HILL, Md. — Far from the Las Vegas Strip, MGM Resorts International opens its $1. Full Story
    Sleek casino with Bob Dylan art opening outside Washington
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Tax credits. Lower cost of living. Restaurants and beaches. Full Story
    To help draw business, a state looks back to its 1636 roots
    More Articles
  •