Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin is moving ahead with plans for a $70 million community hospital in Sheboygan, or so it appears from project plans reviewed this week by city officials.

According to documents submitted to the Plan Commission, the 165,000-square-foot development would be constructed on 26-acres of vacant land at the northeastern corner of North Taylor Drive and Saemann Avenue, and would include, among other things, in-patient care, an emergency department, imaging services, outpatient surgery and a three-story medical office building.

Froedtert & MCW purchased the farmland from the Sheboygan School Area School District last spring for $3 million.

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