Union Station hotel, retail development project approved, documents show

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A mixed-use development project including townhomes, retail shops and a hotel are coming to Midtown Memphis where a former police station once stood.

The City of Memphis vacated the police precinct last year.

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Plans for the project, located at 1925 Union Avenue, were approved by the Land Use Control Board.

The planned hotel will have 100-120 rooms. Two-story townhomes and retail shops will also line the street, documents show.

The project encompasses 3.66 acres of prime real estate space in the area.