MedStar Georgetown University Hospital expansion project pushed back

Construction on MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s planned $567 million surgical pavilion is expected to begin in January 2018 after the project got the OK from D.C.’s Zoning Commission last week.

The target for breaking ground is about a year after officials initially hoped to begin the project. It is now expected to be completed in 2021, rather than 2020 as I previously reported.

Hospital officials said they have a six-month process ahead to work through various pre-construction projects…