Columbus officials announced last week plans to build a $160 million bond-financed hotel across the street from the city’s convention center to overcome what some say is a woeful lack of hotel space in Ohio’s capital.

The new 500-room hotel would include a $10 million parking structure and is expected to bring in $2.3 million in tax revenue and add 550 new jobs, said city officials.

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