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Sunset Hills approves legislation allowing for tax abatements, aimed at hotel project

Sunset Hills approves legislation allowing for tax abatements, aimed at hotel project

Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2020

The Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen passed a contentious bill at its March 10 meeting that, through state statute, will allow the city to declare properties “blighted” and grant tax abatements to redevelop them. The bill passed 5-2, with Ward 2 Aldermen Steve Bersche and Casey Wong, Ward 3 Aldermen...

Sunset Hills hotel now is asking for tax incentives

Sunset Hills hotel now is asking for tax incentives

February 10, 2020

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Sunset Hills will be getting its first new hotel in over a decade as construction on the new 5-story $7.4 million Comfort Suites hotel — the former Days Inn at 3654 S. Lindbergh Blvd. — is slated to finish in October. But the new ...

Sunset Hills hotel can go up to five stories after aldermen OK the latest plan

Sunset Hills hotel can go up to five stories after aldermen OK the latest plan

June 20, 2018

By Emily Klein Staff Reporter emilyklein@callnewspapers.com A five-story hotel will replace the Days Inn along Lindbergh Boulevard after the Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen granted approval last week. Although height limits for buildings in Sunset Hills is usually four floors, aldermen said that...

Sunset Hills panel OKs higher height limit aimed at Days Inn

Sunset Hills panel OKs higher height limit aimed at Days Inn

May 11, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com A new hotel set to replace the Days Inn in Sunset Hills could be five stories tall if new city height limits gain approval. The city currently has a height limit of 35 feet, which hotel owners have told the city is detrimental if they try...

New hotel could lead to higher height limit in Sunset Hills

New hotel could lead to higher height limit in Sunset Hills

March 22, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Sunset Hills is set to get its first new hotel in more than a decade after the Board of Aldermen passed a plan that has been in the works for years. Aldermen stood by their earlier advice to current Days Inn owner HR Sheevam and voted 7-1 to app...

Sunset Hills officials outline concerns on hotel proposed for Days Inn site

January 2, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Sunset Hills elected officials have been more outspoken lately about why they might reject a new hotel at the site of the current Days Inn, noting that whatever is built there will last for decades and they want to get it right. At the request...

Planning panel recommends OK of Sunset Hills hotel owner’s downsized plan

Planning panel recommends OK of Sunset Hills hotel owner’s downsized plan

September 13, 2017

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com A plan to rebuild an aging Sunset Hills hotel has met resistance in the past from the Board of Aldermen, but the owner is trying again with a downsized proposal. The Planning and Zoning Commission voted unanimously last week to recommend the...

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