News & Updates

Central Health Announces Preferred Master Developer for Brackenridge Campus Redevelopment

(Austin, TX.) — The Central Health Board of Managers voted Wednesday to allow staff to begin negotiations with a master developer for the Brackenridge Campus redevelopment, former home of University Medical Center Brackenridge (UMCB). Following an intensive review process, the Central Health procurement committee unanimously selected Wexford Science & Technology, LLC, of Baltimore, MD, one of ...[Read More]

Four Developers Invited to Participate in Next Phase of Central Health Brackenridge Campus Redevelopment

(Austin, TX.) — Central Health announced today selection of four developers to participate in the next phase of the Brackenridge Campus redevelopment. Following the release of a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) last fall, 12 development firms submitted proposals. The four firms were selected by a team of eight Central Health staff members and consultants. The four firms (in alphabetical order) are ...[Read More]

Central Health Hosts Brackenridge Campus Community Update and Input Meeting

What: Central Health invites community members and stakeholders to participate in a discussion and provide feedback regarding the Central Health Brackenridge Campus redevelopment in advance of two upcoming hearings before the City of Austin in January. At the meeting, Central Health will provide an update about the ongoing redevelopment effort, while continuing to gather input from the community a ...[Read More]

RFQ pre-proposal meeting

Approximately 9:00am – 1:00pm Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016 Dell Medical School’s Health Learning Building 1501 Red River Street, Austin, Texas 78701 –Download a Map Please RSVP no later than 3 p.m. on Friday, September 9 by emailing, or by calling 512.978.8157.  The meeting and site tour are expected to take four hours.  Lunch will be provided.

Media coverage of Oct. 26, 2015 Open Houses

Hotel, shops, offices may replace Austin’s general hospital Oct 27, 2015, 8:07am CDT Michael Theis Digital EditorAustin Business Journal Central Health officials unveiled a proposal Monday that would transform the University Medical Center Brackenridge campus into a health-focused, mixed-use hub. According to Community Impact, the vision includes plans for an open-air market, new office and ...[Read More]

Central Health Brackenridge Campus selected for EcoDistricts Incubator The EcoDistricts Incubator is a three-day intensive, project-based workshop designed to accelerate district-scale sustainability across North America. The 2015 Incubator will be held in Portland, OR, May 18-20. Read the press release. Each city team selected for the invitation-only Incubator is already hard at work promoting healthy, vibrant, sustainable and just ...[Read More]

March 6, 2015 Community Forum Supplemental Materials

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