Groundbreaking for Mercy Specialty Center project in Coon Rapids

Mercy Medical Center groundbreaking

Groundbreaking took place yesterday (Wednesday, Sept. 12) for the new 120,000 square-foot Mercy Specialty Center, which is located directly across Coon Rapids Boulevard from Mercy Hospital. The new medical building is scheduled to open in November 2013.

[Coon Rapids Herald, Sept. 13, 2012] Groundbreaking for an expansion of Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids took place yesterday (Wednesday, Sept. 12).

Mercy Specialty Center, a 120,000 square-foot, multi-specialty medical building, will be located on Coon Rapids Boulevard immediately opposite the hospital.

The four-story building has a $22 million price tag and is being paid for by Allina Health, of which Mercy is a part. It is scheduled to open in November 2013. Read the full story online at

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