Public meeting about Princeton Hospital planned

A public meeting about the Princeton Hospital emergency room closures is scheduled for 4 p.m. Thursday, April 12 at the Belaire Restaurant.

A public meeting about the Princeton Hospital emergency room closures is scheduled for 4 p.m. Thursday, April 12 at the Belaire Restaurant.

Harry Lali, MLA Fraser-Nicola, will be there.

A petition began circulating Princeton yesterday urging the government to give Princeton a 24/7 emergency department.

Interior Health announced on April 2 that Princeton Hospital will be closed from midnight to 8 a.m. Monday to Thursday beginning May 1. The closures are expected to last about a year.