Kingshighway/Forest Park Parkway

A project to create a traditional intersection at Forest Park Parkway and Kingshighway is anticipated to begin December 5. The current configuration, with Forest Park Parkway running under Kingshighway, presents challenges for drivers accessing the medical center, the Central West End and Forest Park. View photos

Visit this page for updates as the project progresses. 

Employees can find alternatives to Kingshighway here.


Taylor Ave. closing at 7 p.m. Jan. 20

Jan. 18, 2017 - Construction of an overhead pedestrian walkway connecting BJC employee parking with the main campus will require Taylor Ave. to close Friday, Jan. 20 at 7 p.m., reopening by 5 a.m., Monday, Jan. 23.

BJC announces new hospital

December 16, 2016 - The plan to replace Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital is a step closer to reality. After nearly two years of planning, the design of the new hospital is complete, and contractors will break ground first quarter 2017.

Project Overview

Campus Renewal is a long-term project to transform the medical center through new construction and renovations, creating an environment and experience for patients and their families that matches the excellence in medical care they expect. Additional private inpatient rooms are a key component.



In January 2015, we began featuring interesting behind-the-scenes perspectives of the Campus Renewal through a series of short video segments. Hear from the people making the project a reality.


Web Cams

Watch the Campus Renewal Project live as Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis Children's Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine progress through a long-term project to renew the medical center campus.

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