FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) — Developers are finally ready to begin construction of a $35-million hotel and retail development in northern Fort Wayne after years of planning.
Blue Flame Hospitality will break ground on the “Parkside” development Tuesday afternoon at 4 o’clock. The project includes a 172- room hotel featuring two brands, Hilton Garden Inn and Home-2 Suites by Hilton.
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It is the third and largest hotel that Blue Flame Hospitality has developed in the area. When completed, the hotel is expected to employ about 100 people. The hotel will be located on Diebold road just north of Dupont.