12/16/2005 12:00AM

Hotel plan for La. Downs


Harrah's Louisiana Downs Casino and Racetrack plans to build a six-story, 249-room Springhill Suites hotel on the northwest corner of the Louisiana Downs property in Bossier City, La., Harrah's has announced.

The project is to be a joint venture among Harrah's, TVG Development LLC, and Wolff Urban Development, and groundbreaking is slated for May 2006.