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  • Wampold Reveals Name of New Baton Rouge Hotel

    Mike Wampold’s new hotel in downtown Baton Rouge will be a Marriott Autograph. The developer has recently revealed more details about the project, which broke ground earlier this year, at Convention and Third Streets. The new hotel will be called the WATERMARK Baton Rouge.

    South 29 May 2015 22:07
  • Wampold Starts Work On New Hotel in Downtown Baton Rouge

    Baton Rouge is getting a new hotel. According to The Greater Baton Rouge Business Report, local real estate developer Mike Wampold has finally broken ground on the redevelopment of the 12-story the old Louisiana National Bank Building at 150 N. Third St., in the city’s downtown. He plans to turn the 88-year-old building into a 146-room hotel.

    South 09 April 2015 22:12
  • Baton Rouge’s $45M Water Campus Development Breaks Ground

    Governor Bobby Jindal joined officials from the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA), the Baton Rouge Area Foundation, LSU, the City of Baton Rouge, and the Water Institute last week, to celebrate the groundbreaking of the Center for River Studies. It is the first building of the $45 million Water Campus development, a soon to be world-class research and engineering center in Baton Rouge.

    South 21 February 2015 00:14

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