Governor Riley to attend psychiatric hospital groundbreaking

TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) - Governor Bob Riley will be in Tuscaloosa on Tuesday to break ground on a new psychiatric hospital. The new facility will replace the old Bryce Hospital.

The new hospital will be located on property at the Partlow Development Center. It will hold 268 beds. Plans have it opening in 2013.

The University of Alabama plans to buy the current Bryce Hospital property.

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