By: KDKA-TV News Staff
JEFFERSON HILLS (KDKA) – A judge has given UPMC the green light to build a hospital in the South Hills.READ MORE: Kenny Pickett Wins Prestigious Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award
The Commonwealth Court says UPMC will be allowed to build a hospital in Jefferson Hills, not far from AHN Jefferson Hospital.READ MORE: PTL Links: Dec. 7, 2021
The ruling by Commonwealth Court overturns a decision by the borough’s zoning board.
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People living in the area have opposed the project and it’s not clear when construction could begin.