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Longview has new revitalization plan for old hotel property

Longview Economic Development Corporation purchased an old hotel property to use in a new revitalization effort.

The hotel is an old Holiday Inn, located at I-20 and Estes Parkway, and it has been abandoned for several years, leaders said at a luncheon on Friday.

It is situated on 6.5 acres of land, and the approved purchase price is $1.5 million.

City leaders said that the purpose is a revitalization project to improve the first look that many motorists get when entering Longview city limits.

The city expects to close on the property in 90 days.

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