Penn’s Landing Hyatt To Be Rebranded As Hilton

 

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Hilton to take the helm of the Hyatt on the Delaware | Rendering: Hyatt Regency Hotel and Resorts

  • With Temple University poised to announce a $100 million, 30,000-seat stadium this spring, The Inquirer discerns some interesting parallels between the North Broad institution and the University of Akron. Opening to much fanfare in 2009, the 27,000-seat InfoCision Stadium has proven itself a financial liability for the Ohio school, which, like Temple has been transitioning from a commuter campus. Economics professor Joel Maxcy argues that the numbers just aren’t there to justify an additional $6 or $7 million in debt service, especially during a time of diminishing student interest in watching live football.
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