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Hospital pulls out of Tarpon Springs' Meres project



Developers pitched Meres Crossing as a showcase development and "beautiful entranceway to historic downtown" before the economy soured in 2007 and the project eventually halted.

Now ready to start back up again after years of delays, developers have hit a new snag. They have lost their biggest tenant: Florida Hospital North Pinellas.

"The hospital, for a variety of reasons, has decided not to lease space in the proposed building," wrote Paul Hoover, hospital vice president of business development, in a recent letter to the city.

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[Last modified: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 11:08am]


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