CANTON, Ohio (AP) – The NFL says team owners have given the OK to invest up to $10 million in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Village in Canton.

A spokesman for the league says the decision came at the NFL owners’ meetings this week in Florida.

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Hall of Fame officials are planning a multi-year development at the Canton site. It includes a hotel with an indoor water park, retail stores and an entertainment complex.

Already finished is a renovation of the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium.

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The Repository newspaper in Canton reports that this would be the NFL’s first investment in the new development, but there’s timeline for the donation or a specific amount.

Construction on the next phase is expected this year or in early 2020.

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