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Osceola Commits $20M Of Tourist Tax Funding For New W192 Sports Complex

Osceola Commits $20M Of Tourist Tax Funding For New W192 Sports Complex

Commissioners are scheduled to vote Monday on a Development Agreement with LifeSports USA to build and operate a 60-acre sports complex at the southwest quadrant of W192 and the S.R. 429 interchange. The complex would anchor a 23-acre town center on W192 with up to 81,000 square feet of commercial space, including a 128-room hotel, and a 300-unit apartment complex.

Walmart Investing Big In Florida

Walmart Investing Big In Florida

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has revealed its statewide growth and investment plans for Florida, which it says will lead to an economic impact of well above $450 million. The mega-retailer’s plan will grow Walmart’s 375-facility footprint in Florida and build on the continued positive momentum in U.S. sales, customer traffic and customer feedback that the company highlighted in its most recent financial results.