Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with the UP Health System–Marquette team and community leaders gathered today for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the health system’s new approximately 525,000-square-foot hospital and 90,000-square-foot medical office building.
The event took place at the new UP Health System–Marquette campus at 850 W. Baraga Ave. in Marquette.
Chief executive officer of UPHS-Marquette and market president for UP Health System Brian Sinotte joined our live broadcast to comment on the day.
Sinotte said it is an exciting day for the community as the construction of this new hospital was a project more than three years in the making.
He said the completion honors the hospital’s more than century-long legacy of providing quality care in the UP and marks the start of an exciting new chapter in healthcare in Marquette and the surrounding region.