MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — We’re getting a first look at the plans to expand Hennepin County Medical Center in downtown Minneapolis.

A new clinic and specialty center will be built on 8th Street — directly across from the main emergency campus.

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The new center will be six levels tall and will also have underground parking lots.

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HCMC officials say the expansion will help them meet the growing demand for more outpatient care.

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The nearly $200 million project is expected to be completed in 2017.