Council members also included a provision that the group begin construction on the hotel by December 1.
"I believe the worst thing that could happen to us is that they buy the property and do not build the hotel," said Mayor Bill Saffo. "So then we're stuck with a situation where we need a hotel and they have the property."
If the Wilmington River Group is able to provide the funds to begin building, it will be held to the original deadline of December 1.
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