Hampton Inn in downtown Bradenton earns preservation award
The 10-month-long renovation of an 88-year-old hotel on the verge of being demolished is begin recognized by the Florida Trust for Historic Preservation, the Bradenton Herald reported. Widewaters Hotels of Syracuse, N.Y. spent $21 million on the project, which included careful logging of historic elements so federal tax credits could be claimed, the story said. The renovated hotel opened in November.
Read the story in Bradenton.com: Downtown Bradenton Hamption Inn receives Florida Preservation award