Date set to begin demolition of Millennium Hotel

Date set to begin demolition of Millennium Hotel
Fencing has been placed around the Millennium Hotel ahead of demolition. (Source: FOX19 NOW)

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - A date has been set to demolish the Millennium Hotel, according to The Port Vice President of Communications and Marketing Tom Millikin.

The Millennium Hotel on West Fifth Street closed its doors on Dec. 31, 2019.

The demolition is scheduled to begin on March 8.

Millikin says remediation is underway to get the building ready for the big tear down.

He said it will take until June 2022 to completely get the hotel down.

According to Millikin, negotiations and investigations with the Port of Greater Cincinnati Development Authority  are continuing on what to do with the site and no decisions about the location have been made.

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