Photo by Mark Justesen
Construction of the new TownePlace Suites by Marriott
hotel at 1601 Gateway Drive in Grafton officially got
underway June 28 with a groundbreaking ceremony at the
construction site just southeast of the intersection of
Interstate 43 and Highway 60.
from left, are Grafton Area Chamber of Commerce
President Jennifer Sciuti; village of Grafton
Administrator Jesse Thyes, investor and building
contractor Kraig Sadownikow, investor Gary Steinhafel,
Kinseth Hospitality Vice President Bruce Kinseth and
investor Les Kinseth. Initial sewer and water main work
to support the hotel adjacent to the Hampton Inn &
Suites started in April.
The 87-room extended-stay hotel,
is expected to open early in 2018. The hotel is being
built by West Bend-based American Construction Services.