Hillsboro getting 2 new hotels

Hillsboro getting 2 new hotels

Two large hotels are breaking ground in Hillsboro, after years of near misses.

Construction on both projects, a seven-story 165-room Embassy Suites adjacent to a four-story 106-room Hampton Inn & Suites, is expected to begin within the next few weeks.

Colin Cooper, Hillsboro's assistant planning director, said the city is riding "a very strong business sector led by Intel" and other businesses in the Tanasbourne and AmberGlen communities near the hotel site.

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