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New Hammerjacks developer offers ambitious plan at Pigtown meeting
New Hammerjacks developer offers ambitious plan at Pigtown meeting

Developers of a revived Hammerjacks laid out their plans for a concert venue near M&T Bank Stadium Tuesday night at a community meeting in Pigtown as they court community support. The new Hammerjacks would be located in the 600 block of W. West St. in what is now parking lot N for Ravens games. The plans call for a 50,000-square-foot, two-story building with a capacity of 2,500 people and a parking garage with 350 spaces, and the developers said it will complement the new Horseshoe casino. Kevin Butler, a mortgage executive from Anne Arundel County, purchased the Hammerjacks name and trademark in 2009 and has recalled its glory days in the 1980s as a hair-band mecca. But when partner...

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