Demolition of the old Manatee Players theater across from Bradenton City Hall was barely completed before it was announced Marriott-owned Spring Hill Suites was eyeing the property for a $17 million new downtown hotel. The city and Spring Hill Suites entered into a purchase agreement Wednesday worth $650,000 for the half-acre property.MARK YOUNG/Bradenton Herald file photo
Demolition of the old Manatee Players theater across from Bradenton City Hall was barely completed before it was announced Marriott-owned Spring Hill Suites was eyeing the property for a $17 million new downtown hotel. The city and Spring Hill Suites entered into a purchase agreement Wednesday worth $650,000 for the half-acre property.MARK YOUNG/Bradenton Herald file photo
Demolition of the old Manatee Players theater across from Bradenton City Hall was barely completed before it was announced Marriott-owned Spring Hill Suites was eyeing the property for a $17 million new downtown hotel. The city and Spring Hill Suites entered into a purchase agreement Wednesday worth $650,000 for the half-acre property.MARK YOUNG/Bradenton Herald file photo

Bradenton agrees to sell downtown site for new Spring Hill Suites hotel

January 27, 2016 10:10 PM

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