No Hospital Downtown filing lawsuit against MVHS, others in Albany

The next step is moving the battle to an Albany court room.

Posted: May 9, 2019 1:27 PM
Updated: May 9, 2019 1:27 PM

Speech to Text for No Hospital Downtown filing lawsuit against MVHS, others in Albany

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to go through what hers has dealt with. good afternoon--im katrina smith. new this afternoon. "no hospital downtown" is taking the next step to block a new 64 acre hospital campus from being built in columbia-lafayette neighborhood in downtown utica. that next step is moving the battle to an albany court room. our crews are just back from that press conference... it's your top story this afternoon. no hospital downtown, and its supporters are filing suit today in albany against mvhs, the planning board of the city of utica, ny state office of parks recreation and historic preservation, and the dorm authority of ny. jim brock, from no hospital downtown feels there are two reasons to file in albany...one that two of the agencies are based there and two....a fair shake. 15:59:30...jim brock: the powerful people behind pushing the devastation of the columbia lafayette nieghborhood, are certainly powerful enough to have a lot of friends sitting currently in the supreme court locally, they ave campaigns that have to be financed. many are financed by the same people that want to bulldoze our historic downtown. we've reached out to mvhs for a response. they have acknowledged our request. we have to have that for your tonight at five and six. financed. many are financed by the same people that want to bulldoze our historic downtown. we've reached out to mvhs for a
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