Mohawk Valley Health System and the construction manager for the new downtown Utica hospital, Gilbane Building Company, will be holding a contractor information session next week.

The session will take place on Wednesday, September 25th, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the Delta Hotels by Marriott on Genesee Street.

It will provide an opportunity for contractors and professional service firms to hear about the project and see the overview of construction.

The session is open to all contractors with an emphasis on companies that hold or can qualify for a New York State minority-and women-owned business enterprise certification.

Contractors interested in attending the event should register at

The new hospital is expected to be 702,000 square feet and ten stories high.

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