Published by The Gazette | Written by Andrew Wineke | August 29, 2012
Ricardo Munoz of RMS Sign Co. puts a new banner bearing the University of Colorado Health logo over an existing Memorial Hospital sign Tuesday night, August 28, 2012 after it was announced that Colorado Springs voters had voted Tuesday to lease the city-owned hospital to University of Colorado Health. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
Colorado Springs voters on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a plan to lease city-owned Memorial Health System to University of Colorado Health.
The proposal passed, 83 percent to 17 percent. About 41 percent of registered voters cast ballots in the mail election.