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A joint venture among Stacy and Witbek, Skanska and Herzog has started to construct a $2 billion trolley line in San Diego that will run from La Jolla's University Town Center to downtown. The project includes nine stations and a concrete viaduct to carry the trolley. Read the La Jolla Light story here
Construction has started for a hotel at the $950 million MGM Springfield casino in Massachusetts, and workers have placed concrete for its first floor. The entire casino project, which should be finished in 2018, will create about 2,000 construction jobs. Read The Republican story here
The Soak City water park at Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio, will undergo a remodeling and expansion in 2017 and will reopen as Cedar Point Shores. The Breakers Express hotel will be transformed into Cedar Point's Express Hotel, and the historical Hotel Breakers will expand. Read The Plain Dealer story here
The historical Chicago Athletic Association on Michigan Avenue has been restored to its 19th-century splendor and fitted with a generous array of dining options and other contemporary amenities. Sightseers have flocked to the 1893 World's Fair accommodation since Commune Hotels & Resorts and the developers, AJ Capital Partners, reopened it in 2015. Read The New York Times story here