Entries by tina.stadtherr

Big hotel approved for Downtown MATC site

After nearly two years, a developer has won city approval to convert Madison Area Technical College’s Downtown campus building  into hotel space and build an eight-story addition to create a roughly 315-room hotel a block from Capitol Square. The Plan Commission on a unanimous voice vote late Monday night approved Drury Southwest’s proposal to renovate […]

Plan Commission approves $43 million State Street hotel

Despite a negative recommendation from city staff, the Madison Plan Commission on Monday approved the demolition of four buildings and construction of a $43 million, nine-story boutique hotel on the 100 block of State Street. The commission, hearing broad community support for the project and its potential to revitalize upper State Street, overwhelmingly approved Ascendant […]

Noble And Simon Open Homewood Suites by Hilton Edina Minneapolis

Noble Investment Group (“Noble”), and Simon®, a global leader in premier shopping, dining, and mixed-use destinations, (NYSE: SPG), announces the opening of the Homewood Suites by Hilton Edina Minneapolis, located in the heart of Edina as part of Southdale Center’s mixed-use complex. View full article.

Hilton Garden Inn and Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse open in Sun Prairie

A Hilton Garden Inn that includes a Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse has opened in Sun Prairie. Located in Prairie Lakes near Cabela’s and Costco, the $24 million project includes a 124-room hotel with 9,500-square-feet of meeting space, an indoor pool and fitness center. The restaurant covers 7,500 square feet and offers a large outdoor patio on […]