1. If all goes as planned at the Parkland Memorial Hospital board of managers meeting today (and if the county commissioners approve it), we will be voting in November on a $1.2 billion proposal to build a new 862-bed hospital to replace the current Parkland. (It would be built across the street.) We’d only have to foot $750 million of the costs. Okay. Pause. Take a breath. Now you may begin your caterwauling.
2. At the risk of being called a Rangers bandwagoner by certain UGL Equis Senior Associates in the commercial real estate leasing industry, Texas is now in 2nd place in the AL West, people.