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Half of Ontario hospitals in poor state of repair, accountability office says

A new report finds that almost half of Ontario's hospitals are in a poor state of repair.

FAO pegs cost of repairing province's infrastructure at $64.5 billion over next 10 years

The province's financial accountability office has found almost half of Ontario's hospitals are in a poor state of repair. (Shutterstock)

A new report finds that almost half of Ontario's hospitals are in a poor state of repair.

That's far worse than the situation involving roads, bridges and other infrastructure.

The Financial Accountability Office estimates the province owns infrastructure worth about a quarter of a trillion dollars.

Overall, it says about one third is in poor repair.

Remedying the situation won't come cheap.

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