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Demolition, Redevelopment of Downtown Health District Property Will Fund Local Health Care Needs

Demolition, Redevelopment of Downtown Health District Property Will Fund Local Health Care Needs

AUSTIN, Texas — Demolition will begin soon of a vacant professional office building near the former University Medical Center Brackenridge — a major milestone in the long-term redevelopment of Central Health’s downtown property that will leverage a partnership... Read more

Demolition of Former Brackenridge Hospital Tower Will Jumpstart Redevelopment of Prime Central Health-owned Property Redevelopment already funding future health care

UMC Brackenridge 1974

(Austin) – For half a century, the University Medical Center Brackenridge (UMCB) hospital towered above I-35 and 15th Street – a landmark for hospital care for Austin and Travis County. Closed since May 2017, Central... Read more

Former Patients, Doctors to Share Memories of Former Brackenridge Hospital Before Central Health Begins Demolition Process This Summer

UMC Brackenridge 1974

Before Central Health begins the process of demolishing the former University Medical Center Brackenridge (UMCB) tower, former patients, nurses, doctors, Austin’s mayor and UT’s president will honor and remember the countless lives connected to the... Read more

Central Health Board of Managers Approves Lease of Part of Former Brackenridge Campus

Central Health Board of Managers Approves Lease of Part of Former Brackenridge Campus

(Austin) – During a special meeting Tuesday evening, the Central Health Board of Managers voted to approve leasing a portion of its Downtown Campus – formerly the Brackenridge Campus – with a local limited partnership... Read more

Central Health Plans to Lease Part of Former Brackenridge Campus, Jumpstarting Redevelopment to Generate Revenue for Health Care Services

Central Health Plans to Lease Part of Former Brackenridge Campus, Jumpstarting Redevelopment to Generate Revenue for Health Care Services

(Austin) – On Tuesday, the Central Health Board of Managers will consider approving a lease for a portion of its Downtown Campus – formerly the Brackenridge Campus – with a local limited partnership called the... Read more

Guiding Principles

Mission: Advance Central Health’s efforts to provide access to health care to those who need it most. Stewardship: Promote uses and programs at the downtown campus that support the short- and long-term fiscal stability of... Read more

Central Health Pursuing New Redevelopment Options for Downtown Brackenridge Campus

(Austin) – To speed up the redevelopment of the Central Health Brackenridge Campus in downtown Austin and generate revenue faster to fund health care delivery, Central Health may move away from its master developer strategy.... Read more

Central Health Announces Preferred Master Developer for Brackenridge Campus Redevelopment

Central Health Announces Preferred Master Developer for Brackenridge Campus Redevelopment

(Austin, TX.) — The Central Health Board of Managers voted Wednesday to allow staff to begin negotiations with a master developer for the Brackenridge Campus redevelopment, former home of University Medical Center Brackenridge (UMCB). Following... Read more

Brackenridge Campus Placemaking Workshop

Brackenridge Campus Placemaking Workshop

What will the Central Health Brackenridge Campus become? What features and services will there be? How can this one development benefit our ethnically, culturally and socio-economically diverse community? These are the big questions we’re answering... Read more