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JRA agrees to let Journeyman Austin vie for convention hotel deal

August 2, 2013

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Texas developer Journeyman Austin envisions an entertainment themed convention center hotel for Jackson.

It’s game-on for two hotel development companies bidding to build a convention center hotel in Jackson. The unsolicited proposal Journeyman Austin submitted to Mayor Chokwe Lumumba’s office shortly after 5 p.m. Monday is now in the hands of the Jackson Redevelopment Authority, where officials say it will get consideration from the JRA’s Board of Trustees. […]

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Journeyman Austin presents Jackson with convention center hotel offer

July 30, 2013

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JACKSON, Mississippi — Texas hotel developer Journeyman Austin has submitted what it says is a confidential unsolicited proposal to build a 304-key, eight-floor convention center hotel on Pascagoula Street across from the Jackson Convention Complex, complete with a multi-floor-above-and-below ground parking structure. Journeyman Austin presented the proposal to Mayor Chokwe Lumumba’s office shortly after 5 […]

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