At the south end of King Street, between Huronia Pools LeisureScapes and Ideal Supply Inc., lies an empty four-acre chunk of land. It is the future home of a Hampton Inn.

Here are the facts:

  • A four-storey, 80-room hotel has been approved for the open lot on the east side of King Street near the intersection with Highway 12.
  • The Town of Midland approved a package of documents, including a site plan application, at its Jan. 23 council meeting. Construction at the site started in early July.

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