Opening of a Threefoot hotel, expected to drive growth
MERIDIAN, Mississippi (WTOK) – Other downtown businesses are excited about the economic growth the Threefoot Hotel is expected to bring to Meridian.
Managers of the hotel said it could open on Tuesday, a day later than planned. This is good news for surrounding businesses. Some call the project a driving force to increase foot traffic in the city.
|The Threefoot opened in 1929 and several businesses and offices operated there until the 1990s.|
|The management of the Threefoot Hotel issued a press release late Tuesday afternoon.|
The owners have ensured that many features of the historic building are preserved, including the mosaics on the exterior and the marble woodwork of the elevator lobby, the floor, the mail and the original art deco lighting.
The full press release is below, along with some photos of the Threefoot Hotel:
The management of the Threefoot Hotel issued a press release late in the afternoon:
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