by By Sarah J.F. Braley | September 16, 2009

A groundbreaking was held yesterday for the city-owned Omni Dallas Convention Center Hotel. In August, the city received buyer commitments for all $479.8 million in revenue bonds offered to investors, to cover the cost o construction. The 1,000-room property will open by early 2012 with 100,000 square feet of its own meeting space.