Hotel Syracuse http://wrvo.org en City seizes Hotel Syracuse through eminent domain http://wrvo.org/post/city-seizes-hotel-syracuse-through-eminent-domain <p></p><p>The City of Syracuse has used legal channels to take control of the Hotel Syracuse after several efforts to redevelop the historic downtown lodging site have failed.</p><p>Syracuse and its economic development arm, the Syracuse Industrial Development Agency, transferred title of the property to the site's developer, Ed Riley.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 19:56:41 +0000 Ryan Delaney 58326 at http://wrvo.org City seizes Hotel Syracuse through eminent domain Syracuse takes "first step" toward seizing old Hotel Syracuse http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-takes-first-step-toward-seizing-old-hotel-syracuse <p></p><p>Syracuse economic development officials have taken “the first step” toward taking ownership of the old Hotel Syracuse so it can be re-opened, in hopes this will be the last winter it sits dormant.</p><p>The construction that will re-open the shuttered building is still months away, though, as bureaucracy has to work its course first.</p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 13:21:35 +0000 Ryan Delaney 48702 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse takes "first step" toward seizing old Hotel Syracuse Mayor Miner wants Hotel Syracuse redeveloped - one way or another http://wrvo.org/post/mayor-miner-wants-hotel-syracuse-redeveloped-one-way-or-another <p>Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner says the city isn't giving up on the latest proposal to renovate the Hotel Syracuse. A plan for the city to take over the tax delinquent property stalled last week when, Financitech, which holds the mortgage on the hotel, paid back taxes at the last minute. Fri, 17 May 2013 20:18:16 +0000 Ellen Abbott 38035 at http://wrvo.org City plans to take over Hotel Syracuse on hold for now http://wrvo.org/post/city-plans-take-over-hotel-syracuse-hold-now <p>For the second time in less than two years, back taxes have been paid on the Hotel Syracuse, effectively scuttling plans for the city of Syracuse to take control of the property, and sell it to a developer. So, city officials are now looking at a "Plan B." Mon, 13 May 2013 13:41:58 +0000 Ellen Abbott 37716 at http://wrvo.org A new plan to bring back the Hotel Syracuse http://wrvo.org/post/new-plan-bring-back-hotel-syracuse <p>Sen. Charles Schumer is bringing his influence to the latest plan to revive the Hotel Syracuse.&nbsp; The Democrat senator believes a federal tax credit program would help draw investors that would be willing to spend the millions it would take to restore the Warren Street historic landmark. Wed, 20 Mar 2013 07:22:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 34982 at http://wrvo.org A new plan to bring back the Hotel Syracuse