Kirksville City Council to Hold Public Meeting on New Hotel

The Kirksville City Council will hold a public hearing next month to discuss finance plans for a new hotel.

The city has been talking with a developer regarding construction of the successor to the existing Holiday Inn Express on South Franklin Street. During a public hearing, the city council will diiscuss establishing a Community Improvement District to help facilitate construction of a new hotel. The CID in the area of the hotel would allow for an extra sales tax to be charged, which would support development of the property. The public hearing will happen during the city council’s regular meeting on February 1st, 6PM at the City Hall Council Chambers