Groundbreaking for new hotel scheduled


CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Friday. It’s to kick off the start of downtown’s newest development. A Marriott Aloft Hotel is being built on the corner of Neil and Hill streets.

The mayor, city council members, the developer and other dignitaries will be in attendance. The public is invited to the ceremony Friday, at 1 pm.

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