Greektown Plans Hotel - Monday 27th of March 2006

DETROIT – As reported by Crain's Detroit Business News: "Greektown Casino L.L.C. plans to build its 20-story, 400-room hotel atop the 13-story parking garage proposed to replace the city's Foster-Winter garage on Monroe Street.

"The casino has made no formal announcement of this plan, but it is included in a city Planning Commission public hearing notice for rezoning of Greektown Casino properties scheduled for April 6.

"The proposal replaces an earlier plan, which had the casino constructing its hotel at Monroe and I-375 on property owned by Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral. Greektown officials said a tentative agreement with the church fell through, causing the casino to shift to the new plan…"

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