ECRMC quake work rolls ahead after long, shaky journey

A signage shows direction to the emergency room at El Centro Regional Medical Center.JOSELITO VILLERO PHOTOJoselito/Wednesday, March 03, 2010

For five years El Centro Regional Medical Center has been on shaky ground in its efforts to become earthquake-proof when two prior attempts to secure tens of millions of dollars to do the work stalled.

What’s more, that inability to move forward on funding the state-mandated seismic construction projects had impacts on affiliation talks with Scripps Health of San Diego and Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District, according to ECRMC officials.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.