DENVER (CBS4)– The Great Hall project at Denver International Airport will see the completion of phase one at the end of next year with completion on the entire project set for 2024. Phase one will also add new ticketing pods for passengers along with self-bag drop kiosks.

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When complete, the project will change how and where passengers go through security checkpoints. The Great Hall project got off to a bumpy start with delays and the termination of the original company contracted to complete the work. Now, DIA officials say it’s back on track.

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Phase two will begin in the third quarter of 2021. The goal is to have the project completed by 2024.

Jennifer McRae