Category Archives: Lexington Plaza Waterfront Hotel

No bid for Lexington

The Lexington Plaza Waterfront Hotel went up for auction at 11:05 a.m. About 70 people were in the audience when Ted Longley, the auctioneer, came to the front in jean shorts and a mustache. He announced the opening bid of $12 million. It went about as expected:   “Any further bids, once,” he said. “Any […]

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From First Bank

A statement this morning from Peggy Lents, a spokeswoman for First Bank, the Missouri company that is foreclosing on the Lexington Plaza Waterfront Hotel:   “A conversation about First Bank’s position on The Lexington Hotel is premature at this time as the foreclosure sale for the hotel will not be held until Thursday, August 6. […]

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More on the Lexington

Mayor Ann Johnston said she spoke this afternoon with Jeroen Gerrese, vice president of the Lexington Plaza Waterfront Hotel, who told her the court-appointed receiver had ordered the hotel to close next week. The hotel was a central part of Stockton’s campaign to rebuild its waterfront and, when it opened in 2007, the most expensive […]

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More from the Lexington

A much-forwarded e-mail from the Lexington Plaza Waterfront Hotel:   Good Afternoon, I regret to inform you that I was advised Thursday evening the hotelwill cease operation next week, thus making all contracts null and void.I will be sending a registered letter to confirm the cancellation. I will be at the hotel thru 4:00pm Friday, […]

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Beckman and a hotel employee: Lexington to close

The Lexington Plaza Waterfront Hotel is to close, according to an employee and to the Building Industry Association of the Delta’s John Beckman.   The hotel and its representatives have yet to return telephone calls this morning for comment.   Hotel employee Anthony Henry said he was told today the hotel is having a mandatory […]

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