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Boystown considers building gay-friendly hotel

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CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

On Thursday, neighbors in Boystown debated a proposal to build a gay hotel.

The 6-story "Out Chicago Hotel" would be on Halsted near School St and would have 112 boutique rooms, a conference area and a bar and lounge. Developers say it will also be "straight-friendly."

The company opened a similar hotel last spring in New York City.

Alderman Tunney must sign off plans for the hotel to be built. His office says he'll take feedback from the community into consideration.

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