Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

WASHINGTON, DC-The District is awarding $51 million in grants for new construction or to enhance six emergency and primary care facilities in the city. The DC Primary Care Association will receive $30 million to support four primary care development projects in Wards 2, 4, and 8.

Washington Hospital Center will receive $10 million to increase its emergency care facility. United Medical Center is receiving $11 million to build a pediatric emergency department east of the Anacostia River through a partnership with Children’s National Medical Center. Funding for this development is part of the $200 million made available to the city from a settlement with the tobacco industry.

The District has already allocated more than $100 million–including$79 million to rehabilitate the United Medical Center–formerly known as Greater Southeast Community Hospital. The Department of Health will make a second round of requests for applications for expansions of primary care facilities in 2009. There is still $45 million in grants funds available. The Mayor’s office did not return inquiries by deadline.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 3 free articles* across the ALM subscription network every 30 days
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?


Join 1000+ of the industry's top owners, investors, developers, brokers & financiers at THE MULTIFAMILY EVENT OF THE YEAR!

Get More Information


Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2020 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.