Covering Lee County: Continued Development in Auburn-Opelika Area

There's more great economic news for the Opelika - Auburn area, the firs hotel built in Opelika in six years is ready to open.  On Tuesday, officials will hold a ribbon cutting at the Hampton Inn and Suites.

The 83 room hotel is located at Exit 58, that's the Tiger Town Exit on Interstate 85.  This area is seeing a lot of growth, three more hotels are under construction and more are in the planning stages.