$200M Trump Hotel Gets Final Approval From Fed. Agency

Law360, New York (January 9, 2014, 3:24 PM EST) -- The federal government's planning agency for Washington, D.C., gave final approval Thursday to the Trump Organization's plans for a $200 million conversion of The Old Post Office Pavilion into a luxury hotel, paving the way for construction to start later this year.

In a unanimous vote, the National Capitol Planning Commission gave final approval to Trump Old Post Office LLC's proposal after the developer addressed various issues involving lighting, scale and the orientation of a driveway entrance for the hotel. The vote paves the way for...
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