Offices and Board of Trustees of Witham Health Services broke ground today on the new North Pavilion expansion on the city’s north side.

Arch Hawkins, Chairman of the Board touted Witham’s service to the community.

The  expansion adds 76,636-square-feet and four-stories to its North Pavilion according Witham Health Services President/CEO Dr. Ray Ingham. The hospital’s board approved the project in second half of 2016, and Ingham said it would cost “in the neighborhood of $24 million.”