Saturday, February 25, 2006

New Tampa Hospital -- Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel

Florida Hospital Zephyrhills officials recently announced their intention to build a five story, 80 bed 225,000 square foot hospital with an additional 200,000 suqare feet of office space. The site also features a 10 acre lake.

Estimated cost is $100 million, with a projected opening in 2009.

Location is on a 52 acre parcel at the Northeast corner of Bruce B. Downs in New Tampa / Wesley Chapel and S.R. 56 (1/4 mile N. of the new J. C. Penney.

For further information contact Florida Hospital Zephyrhills at (813) 788-0411.

New Tampa / Wesley Chapel New Schools

Wiregrass Ranch High & John Long Middle School

Wiregrass Ranch High & John Long Middle School currently under construction on the Wiregrass Ranch are both scheduled for opening in the 2006-2007 school year.

According to Pasco County School District officials, Wiregrass Ranch High will not open until January 2007. Students slated to attend this new high school will be going to school in the portable classrooms at Weightman Middle School from August 2006 until WRH opens in January 2007.

John Long Middle School is slated to open in August of 2006.

For more specific and up to date information, please consult with the Pasco County School District.