Documents show DIA wants final Jacksonville Landing park design by August 2021

The city plans to spend up to $300,000 to solicit designs for a minimum 4.5-acre riverfront “park/plaza” at the former Jacksonville Landing site. A draft request for proposals would spend up to $300,000 to create three options for the Downtown riverfront plaza.  Draft documents from the Downtown Investment Authority show the city plans to spend up to $300,000 to solicit ...

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New details on DIA’s vision for riverfront park at former Landing site

For more than three decades, the Jacksonville Landing was an iconic piece of Jacksonville’s downtown — a symbol of hopes for urban renewal and then a sign of downtown’s stagnancy. Now, as the city is moving forward with a request for proposals to redevelop the property, the Downtown Investment Authority is hoping the park that occupies that space can be ...

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City to move forward with park at former Jacksonville Landing site

The Landing Property The Downtown Investment Authority will solicit requests for proposals for a public park at the site of the former Jacksonville Landing, the downtown shopping center torn down earlier this year, with a process set up that would allow public input on the final design.  During the DIA’s Nov. 18 meeting, CEO Lori Boyer explained that the RFP ...

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