Region announces effort to reverse the downgrade of the Ospedale Civile, but associations await “concrete actions”.

After the large public demonstration and the resolution passed by the Venice City Council, the Region says it will act. By Tomaso Borzoni 4 April 2019 VENEZIA. Only half satisfied. The news that the Region and State Governments are working towards leaving the Ospedale Civile in its current classification as a network hospital is not … More Region announces effort to reverse the downgrade of the Ospedale Civile, but associations await “concrete actions”.

The entry ticket for Venice is delayed by Trenitalia’s technical difficulties

The State Railway’s network is too big for a quick rollout. Brugnaro: “There’s no hurry” 27 March 2019 There will be delays in the rollout of the entry fee for the City of Venice: “We have a problem with the State Railway – explained Mayor Luigi Brugnaro – the technicians say that they can’t make … More The entry ticket for Venice is delayed by Trenitalia’s technical difficulties

Work on MoSE will not be completed in 2021

The conclusion of the massive project is delayed again. Linetti announced the delay to the Environmental Commission during a visit to the building yards By Alberto Vitucci 28 March 2019 VENEZIA. MoSE will not be finished on time. The horizon for the massive project has been moved forward once again. “In these conditions it is … More Work on MoSE will not be completed in 2021

“The worst political message in thirty years”

The Confartigianato and the Municipality ask Brugnaro to intervene. By Eugenio Pendolini 27 March 2019 The downgrading of the Ospedale Civile to a “basic unit” continues to generate discussion. The threat, looking ahead, is the reduction of funding and services, and therefore of the quality of medical care. The Municipality of Venice, in a request … More “The worst political message in thirty years”

Venice’s Public Hospital Downgraded: A Serious Decision by the Region

It’s in last place in the hierarchy of hospitals after Dolo, Mirano and San Donà. Funding and Head Physician posts are at risk. Ex-Mayor Bergamo writes to Brugnaro. By Alberto Vitucci 22 March 2019 VENEZIA. Venice has been downgraded by the Region. The Public Hospital reduced to a “Basic Hospital”, the lowest classification available. It’s … More Venice’s Public Hospital Downgraded: A Serious Decision by the Region