Published: Nov 29, 2012 4:49 PM EST
Updated: Nov 29, 2012 5:32 PM EST

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee Memorial Health System approved a construction contract to proceed with construction of the Golisano Children's Hospital.

The new children's hospital will be located adjacent to HealthPark Medical Center in south Lee County. Groundbreaking is expected to occur in 2013.