New Marriott Spring Hill Suites Hotel in Kennewick

Today marks the groundbreaking of a new hotel in Kennewick.

The Marriott Spring Hill Suites is being built at the Three Rivers Convention Center.

City officials and members of the community gathered at the convention center to celebrate the new addition.

The hotel will connect to the convention center. The city of Kennewick hopes the hotel will attract new meetings, conventions and events to the area.

The Spring Hill Suites will have 113 rooms and be designed to allow future expansion.