New Universal theme park files permits for possible hotel component

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Universal Orlando Resort is working on several aspects of its new Epic Universe theme park, including future hotel components.

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That’s according to Orange County permits filed in early February by Universal that describe site work for project P912S -- which is rumored to be one of multiple hotels at the new expansion.

In addition, the county’s permit page has a category box that defines the permit is for a hotel/motel/timeshare type.

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Executives with Universal were not available for comment.

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