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$20 million in grant funds available for hotels, motels, lodges and resorts

The North Dakota Department of Commerce today announced that $20 million in grants are available for the second round of the PLUS Hospitality Economic Resilience Grant, which will open for applications March 9 at 10 a.m. 00 CT. “North Dakota’s accommodations industry lost more than $178 million in visitor spending in 2020 as demand continues […]

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Tornado safety information could be mandatory for hotels and motels

Oklahoma hotels and motels would be required to post information to help keep guests safe in the event of a tornado under legislation being considered at the Capitol. (Photo by Nikolas Noonan on Unsplash) OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma House of Representatives has passed a bill that would require hotels and motels to post tornado […]

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Families seek refuge in hotels and motels, which struggle to keep up with demand

This story has been updated. It was a heartbreaking choice that Krystal Vital had to make. The mother-of-five could have her family shivering under blankets inside their home, waiting hour by hour for the lights to come back on – or she could overdraw her bank account for a night at a motel. She looked […]

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Shabby Fresno motels along Highway 99 have turned into housing units for homeless families

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) – Some families in Fresno facing homelessness due to the pandemic have been able to move into newly renovated homes. People can no longer rent rooms along Motel Drive by the hour. The City of Fresno purchased four run-down motels along Highway 99 to help families and those facing a housing crisis. […]

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Luxury Care Home Plan for Beloved Black Country Guest House

A popular and highly regarded B&B will transform into a new luxury home for people with intellectual disabilities, after 15 years of welcoming visitors to the Black Country. Rosewood Lodge Guest House, at the top of Bradley Lane, Bilston, was originally a traditional Edwardian corner store with family-friendly accommodation. The quaint black and white property […]

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New guest house plan for empty Wolverhampton city center offices

Plans to convert an empty Georgian office building in Wolverhampton city center into a guesthouse have been given the green light by town planners. Former Accountants on Bond Street, next to the Cosmo Bonsor pub, are specifically intended for use by short-term residents. Plaintiff Jaswant Singh, of Greytona Ltd, a Wolverhampton-based management and business consultant, […]

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This renovated Mexican guesthouse combines modernist sensibility with old world charm

Despite the turmoil caused by COVID-19, Mexico City has maintained its high stature as a global hotspot for art and design. The seal always jumps, and for anyone who travels or works in the city, the list of new hospitality destinations continues to grow. To consider Casa Pani, a charming guesthouse recently opened in Cuauhtémoc, […]

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4 West Atlantic City Motels Set To Be Demolished By May 1 | Local news

The Budget Motel is one of four along the Black Horse Pike in West Atlantic City slated for demolition this spring. Edward Lea / Staff Photographer pic.twitter.com/eFeHmhnDrN – Avalon Zoppo (@AvalonZoppo) May 9, 2019 TOWNSHIP OF EGG HARBOR – Four run-down motels in the western Atlantic City section of the township should no longer be […]

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Authorities concerned about crime rate at Vermont motels used to house homeless

Note: This story is over a week old. Given how quickly the Covid-19 pandemic is evolving, we recommend reading our latest coverage here. The Hilltop Hotel is one of seven hotels in central Vermont where homeless people live. Photo courtesy of Underground Workshop Police told lawmakers Wednesday that there was an “unacceptable” amount of criminal […]