Construction Watch: Team formed to start construction on new Creighton University Health Sciences Building

By: | February 15, 2019
Work on a building project to help more Arizona physicians train and practice is slated to begin this spring on Creighton’s Phoenix campus.Work on a building project to help more Arizona physicians train and practice is slated to begin this spring on Creighton’s Phoenix campus.

Plans are underway for a large-scale project for Nebraska-based Creighton University that will help more Arizona physicians train and practice. Construction on the Health Sciences Building on Creighton’s Phoenix campus is slated to begin this spring. Plaza Companies will oversee construction, and the local construction team has been formed. Read more

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