The Free Press (Corowa)
New medical centre by mid 2022
Construction of a multi-million dollar Corowa Medical Centre is expected to see its first stage, the ground floor, completed and operational by mid-2022.
A development application for a two-storey world-class medical centre in Guy Street with conditions was unanimously agreed to at yesterday’s monthly meeting of Federation Council.
Believed to be close to a $4 million comprehensive medical and allied health facility, it is to be built on the site of the old nurses home which was demolished, with council approval, in April.
The proposed development will provide for additional medical and allied health services to the Corowa community and surrounding area, and will provide employment for 25 fulltime staff.
Council’s approval for the new facility is subject to 35 conditions. The applicant, Healthcare Projects Australia, requested a variation to the prescribed parking requirements under Corowa Development Control Plan to reduce