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Planning Process

Timeline of strategic facilities plan and public meetings

2009

  • 2009: Request For Proposal (RFP) issued to identify partner in developing Strategic Facilities Utilization Plan.
  • November 3, 2009: Board of Managers Planning Committee meeting

2010

  • 2010: JPS retained BOKA Powell to develop Strategic Facilities Utilization plan. More than 140 interviews conducted with stakeholders to validate needs and conceptual recommendations for the proposed facilities.
  • March 2, 2010: Planning Committee meeting
  • March 11, 2010: Board of Managers meeting
  • March 31, 2010: Finance Committee meeting
  • April 15, 2010: Board of Managers meeting

2011

  • July 14, 2011: Board of Managers meeting

2012

  • 2012-2013: Notable projects initiated in concert and consistent with Strategic Facilities Utilization Plan.
    • Garage Repairs
    • Outpatient Pharmacy
    • ED Split Flow
    • JPS Medical Home Southeast Tarrant County
    • Transition from Metrowest
    • East Pavilion Expansion (cath/cardio)
    • Acquisition 1223 S. Main Street
    • Acquisition 151 Magnolia
    • December 2012: St. Joseph abatement and demolition completed

2013

  • 2013: JPS Board of Managers requested validation of the 2010 conceptual recommendations, including proposed project prioritization and high-level cost estimates.
  • May 29, 2013: Planning Committee Meeting
  • July 24, 2013: Planning Committee meeting
  • August 3, 2013: Board of Managers workshop
  • September 25, 2013: Planning Committee meeting
  • November 6, 2013: Finance Committee meeting
  • November 14, 2013: Board of Managers meeting

2014

  • 2014: Broaddus & Associates and Blue Cottage Consulting engaged to conduct functional and space programming and prepare cost estimates of proposed construction projects.
    Upon approval of proposed construction projects, financial advisors First Southwest evaluated financial feasibility and impact of proposed construction.
  • April 21, 2014: Planning Committee meeting
  • April 23, 2014: Finance Committee meeting
  • May 15, 2014: Board of Managers meeting
  • July 23, 2014: Planning Committee meeting
  • August 2, 2014: Board of Managers meeting
  • September 24, 2014: Planning Committee meeting
  • November 13, 2014: Board of Managers meeting

2015

  • March 19, 2015: Board of Managers workshop
  • April 9, 2015: Board of Managers meeting (board authorized JPS to proceed with preparation needed to call bond election for the purposes of constructing new facilities and   enhancing and upgrading current facilities to meet the mission of the Tarrant County Hospital District in providing quality health care for the residents of Tarrant County)
  • April 14, 2015: Tarrant County Commissioners Court meeting
  • May 19, 2015: Tarrant County Commissioners Court meeting
  • May 26, 2015: Tarrant County Commissioners Court (Unanimous approval of motion to authorize JPS to proceed preparing for the calling of the bond election; and direction to conduct Town Hall meetings in each commissioner’s precinct)
  • June 16, 2015: Tarrant County Commissioners Court meeting
  • June 30, 2015: Precinct 3 Town Hall Meeting
  • July 6, 2015: Precinct 1 Town Hall Meeting
  • July 7, 2015: Precinct 4 Town Hall Meeting
  • July 10, 2015: Bond vendor information session
  • July 21, 2015: Precinct 2 Town Hall Meeting
  • July 22, 2015: Precinct 2 Town Hall Meeting
  • July 24, 2015: Bond vendor information session
  • August 14, 2015: Bond vendor information session
  • August 28, 2015: Bond vendor information session
  • September 11, 2015: Bond vendor information session
  • September 18, 2015: Bond vendor information session
  • October 16, 2015: Bond vendor information session

2016

  • March 8, 2016: Tarrant County Commissioners Court passes resolution to engage nationally recognized consulting firm to analyze future healthcare needs in Tarrant County, and to appoint Blue Ribbon Citizens Panel to help assess current and future health care.
  • April 19, 2016: Tarrant County Commissioners Court approves proceeding with RFP for long-range planning and analysis related to the Tarrant County Hospital District 

2017

  • January 24, 2017: Tarrant County Commissioners Court approves proceeding with RFP for long-range planning and facilities analysis related to the Tarrant County Hospital District