MP decries potential costs for decontamination of hospital lands

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By Melissa Murray, Ottawa Community News, April 3, 2017

A vocal opponent of the site for a new Ottawa Hospital Civic campus is calling out the Liberal government for potential costs associated with the new site.

In a recent press release, Carleton MP Pierre Poilievre has asked for the price difference between locating the future hospital at the Sir John Carling location versus putting it across the street from the existing building.

(...)He’s pointing to costs associated with decontamination of the lands, which according to Public Services and Procurement Canada, would cost about $11 million to remediate

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