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PA weighs $45 million grant for Blatstein's new hotel

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PA weighs $45 million grant for Blatstein's new hotel

Pennsylvania legislators will weigh plans to give developer Bart Blatstein $45 million for a new hotel-mixed-use project near his Piazza at Schmidt's development in Philadelpha, along with more than $1. 2 billion in additional private adn public projects at the Navy Yard, development in the Art Museum area, Holy Family College, and many other places in Pennsylvania, if they can raise matching funds elsewhere, in Capital Budget House Bill 2291, read more here.

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