Groundbreaking ceremony to kick off construction of hospital laundry facility

VIDEO: Groundbreaking ceremony to kick off construction of hospital laundry facility

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - A groundbreaking ceremony will kick off construction of a hospital laundry facility later this morning.

A SALAR news release said the laundry will be managed by the North Heights Linen Service LLC and will serve local hospitals.

Hospitals in the area currently work with out-of-state companies for laundry services.

The laundry will focus on employment with living wages and benefits for the community surrounding the facility.

The ceremony starts at 10:00 a.m. today at the former Inn of Amarillo, located at 601 W. Amarillo Blvd.

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