Centra Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Center in Gretna

Gretna, VA - Centra is celebrating a new medical center in Gretna Wednesday.

Officials held a ground breaking ceremony at the site of the future building on McBride Lane off Route 40 near the Hampton Inn.

The new medical center will replace Centra's current facility in Gretna.

Officials say the building will also include a wellness center and cardiac rehab facility.

It's expected to open in December of next year and will employ 80 people.