COVINGTON, KY (FOX19) - A new hotel will be built at Madison Avenue and Seventh Street in Covington.
The building used to be Covington City Hall and before that it was the Coppin's department store.
The new hotel will offer a full service restaurant and bar, meeting and banquet facilities as well as a fitness center and spa.
It will be called The Hotel Covington and have 116 rooms.
The $27 million project will create 130 full-time hotel jobs and 115 construction jobs, says the Salyers Group and Aparium Hotel Group.