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This rendering of the Cyrus Hotel at night highlights the old-school feel of the design with the sign on top of the building and the facades from years past. [ARCHITECT ONE]

‘Mind-boggling’ preparation Hiring, training a big part of final push at Cyrus Hotel

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By Morgan Chilson • morgan.chilson@cjonline.com

here has been a slow but powerful change in the downtown landscape as the Cyrus Hotel has risen to prominence at the northeast corner of 10th and S. Kansas Avenue. From groundbreaking in December 2016 to tear-down to the bright teal of the waterproofing seal that soon will be covered with the final veneer, Topekans have watched as the eight-story building moves toward completion. For those juggling every detail of the complex project, the excitement is escalating. See CYRUS, A16

The lobby, shown here in an artist’s rendering, at the Cyrus Hotel is designed to be a gathering place where people can feel comfortable no matter the reason they are at the hotel.

This rendering shows the design of a Cyrus Hotel room, with clean lines and simple elegance. [RENDERINGS SUBMITTED]

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2018 Capital-Journal Downtown Topeka special section  

Here is our 2018 Capital-Journal Downtown Topeka special section, which was published in the Sunday, June 17, edition of the newspaper.

2018 Capital-Journal Downtown Topeka special section  

Here is our 2018 Capital-Journal Downtown Topeka special section, which was published in the Sunday, June 17, edition of the newspaper.

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