The groundbreaking for the Whispering Rocks project takes place today at 11:30.
A variety of dignitaries will be on hand, including representatives from US Congresman Paul Gosar’s Office, Senator Kyrsten Sinema’s office, Yavapai County Board of Supervisors, the City of Prescott, and Marlin Kuykendall, the Past Mayor of Prescott.
Dr. Askari describes his vision for the project, "It will create thousands of jobs. The students at Embry Riddle could get a part time job at food court services, assisted living, the hotel. We’re not just doing a hospital, we’re doing a wellness center complex. Along with the hospital will be assisted living, independent living, Alzheimer’s memory care, a hotel, food court center, wellness center, all of those creating jobs, jobs and jobs! So, it will be great for all of the people in town."
The public is invited to attend.