Construction begins July 18
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (July 1, 2016) — The University of Louisville Foundation on July 18 will begin construction on a new, 170,000-square-foot pediatric medical office building. The building will be designed to house all of the UofL Physicians pediatric specialty clinical practices, with a large general pediatrics location on the ground floor.
The eight-story building will have seven clinical floors, plus a lab, pharmacy and radiology services, as well as a rooftop garden and conference area.
The building will be adjacent to the UofL Physicians Outpatient Center, located at 401 E. Chestnut St.
Planning for the building began in January 2015 and Architectural firms GBBN, Stanley, Beaman & Sears and Messer Construction Co. have been engaged since June 2015.
An official groundbreaking ceremony with more details on the overall vision for the building is scheduled for fall.