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Downtown Roanoke Inc. Looks at Past and Future Projects

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Downtown Roanoke, Inc., held their annual meeting Wednesday evening.

Business leaders took a look ahead at new projects expected to kick off soon.

DRI says the projects we should expect to see in the future are:

  • Elmwood Park opening in September
  • Construction starting in August on the 125-room Hampton Inn Hotel, set to be on top of the garage on Church Avenue and finished in the year
  • Renovations to the Market Square building in December
  • Central trash compactor, with no more trash on the streets

DRI also welcomed their new president, Tina Workman.