$90 million permit issued for former Cook County Hospital's restoration to two hotels

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F.E. Moran, HVAC division, and F.E. Moran Fire Protection are excited to be partnering on the design/build HVAC and fire protection contract on the Cook County Hospital conversion to two new hotels.

The $90 million building permit was recently issued for Walsh Construction to restore the vacant hospital and convert it to two hotels.

According to Chicago Construction News, it will become a hospitality, office, and retail center.  The hotels will be part of the Hyatt chain.

Here is a snippet from the Chicago Construction News article: 

A $90 million building permit has been issued for Walsh Construction Company II to restore the former Cook County Hospital’s long-vacant main building into two hotels.

The eight-story, 345,000 sq. ft. structure at 1835 W. Harrison St. will become a “210 key hospitality, office and retail” structure, according to the recently issued building permit.