City council considering hotel tax credit

Tuesday, White Lodging is expected to ask Fort Wayne's city council to approve a $3 million tax abatement.

Posted: Jan. 8, 2018 10:21 PM
Updated: Jan. 8, 2018 10:40 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - A planned downtown hotel could get tax credits.
Tuesday, White Lodging is expected to ask Fort Wayne's city council to approve a $3 million tax abatement.

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It would gradually phase in taxes on the new Hampton Inn and Suites right next to Parkview Field.

In September, White Lodging announced plans for the 136 room hotel.

A 125 room "boutique" hotel is also planned for downtown.

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