Read Dan Goldberg's investigation of the topic at the link below from Capital New York.
Monday, April 28, 2014
Winning bids are raising questions
While our community continues to keep LICH a fully functioning hospital that properly meets the needs of our neighborhood, SUNY has put in writing the "the scheduled closure of the hospital on May 22.” Fortunately, a long battle with the support of civic groups and local electeds resulted in a new evaluation of proposals to redevelop the hospital and property and a winning bid was selected just weeks ago. Unfortunately, it now looks like that evaluation was entirely arbitrary.