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Update: New Spring Hill Suites to be Built in Bridgeport

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Update 6/16/14

The former Travelodge location is making progress in Bridgeport to becoming a new Spring Hill Suites.

The project started last August and so far the outside shell has been constructed.

The next step will be to add siding and roofing and the fourth floor will also be built next.

The project is still running on schedule, and should be finished by August.


Update: 12/30/13

The construction of a new Spring Hill Suites hotel in Bridgeport is moving along on schedule.

The parking lot has been leveled and the underground drainage has been placed.

Now crews are working to get the footers finished so that the hotel can be built up.

The hotel should be completed by August 1st.

The new hotel is located where the Travelodge was right next to the TownePlace Suites by Marriott.

Update: 11/4/13

The site where the Travelodge in Bridgeport used to be is now under construction to build a new Spring Hill Suites by Marriott.

Crews are working to level the lot, and get the underground drainage system ready before winter hits.

All of the construction is weather permitting but crews hope to start building in a few weeks.

The expected date to finish is July of 2014.

Update: 10/16/13

Excavation crews were taken dirt from the corner of Old Route 50 and Wonder Bar Road in Clarksburg October 16 and moving it to Bridgeport.

The loads are being dumped at the site of the Travelodge along Platinum Drive, where a new hotel will be built in its place.

Update: 10/2/13

Crews have torn down the Travelodge in Bridgeport and are making room for a new hotel. 

The Spring Hill Suites by Marriott is expected to open next July.

The 97 room facility will feature an indoor pool and fitness center.

A TownePlace Suites by Marriott is located right next door.

Update

Workers started tearing down the old Travelodge in Bridgeport Tuesday morning to make room for a brand new hotel that will take its place.

Spring Hill Suites by Marriott is building a 97 room facility that will feature an indoor pool and fitness center.

It's expected to open in July. A TownePlace Suites by Marriott is located right next door.


Original Story

The Travel Lodge in Bridgeport closed two weeks ago and will be demolished next week to make room for a brand new Spring Hill Suites by Marriott.

The new hotel will have 97 rooms, a swimming pool and fitness center, and complimentary breakfast.

Marriott said the new hotel should open in July of next year next to a TownePlace Suites by Marriott.