Worcester Red Sox, city officials break ground on Polar Park

This first appeared on Today, this swath of land contains just empty lots, bits of grass poking up through cracks in the pavement. But there’s a vision for this desolate spot in Worcester’s Canal District. The city, a Triple-A .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Franklin funding proposed for Ryan Road business park, subdivision

Pending approvals in Franklin for about $12.8 million in city financing help, Bear Development could break ground this fall on a new business park and 76-lot subdivision......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2018

Parkway condo opposed by Rodin Museum, Rail Park wins key city approval

A condo building that opponents say could disrupt plans to extend the Rail Park and endanger Rodin Museum holdings has won the final city approval needed to break ground. The Philadelphia Art Commission voted unanimously on Wednesday to allow develop.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2019

With new developers, 23-story Oakland tower to break ground this summer

Holland Partners took over the project from Lane Partners, which had a development agreement with the city......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals5 hr. 40 min. ago

Forest Park to break ground on new Nature Playscape

A new family-friendly play area is coming to Forest Park. The Nature Playscape will be built in the heart of Forest Park, between the World’s Fair Pavilion and the Jewel Box. The project will feature several activity areas, including mounds, a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2019

City considers plan to turn island of graves into city park

New York City officials are considering a plan to turn an island where poor and homeless people have been buried for 150 years into a park. The City Council held a hearing Thursday on a proposal to... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 3rd, 2019

With construction complete, penguins prepare for splashy debut

The Albuquerque BioPark Zoo has finished building its penguin exhibit and project officials estimated the animals will have a major impact on the park. Shelle Sanchez, director of cultural services for the city of Albuquerque, said the BioPark is ex.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2019

San Jacinto College to break ground on Generation Park campus

San Jacinto College will break ground April 23 on its new 57-acre campus in Generation Park, Houston-based McCord Development's 4,000-acre mixed-use business park in northeast Houston. Construction will begin at the corner of West Lake Houston Parkway a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2019

Major League Baseball nixes plans for $10M Birmingham academy

An estimated $10 million baseball project in Birmingham is not moving forward anymore. According to WBRC, city officials confirmed the Major League Baseball Youth Foundation will not develop a youth academy at George Ward Park. The league said in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2019

Komatsu Mining wants world-class facility with new Milwaukee HQ: Slideshow

“Unique and unrivaled” is how John Koetz, president of surface mining at Komatsu Mining Corp., described the vision for a new city of Milwaukee global headquarters. That new $285 million campus will break ground later this year south of Greenfi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2019

Shelter-In-Place, Close Air Vents Order Given As "Uncontrolled" Chemical Fire Rages In Houston Area

A petrochemical terminal is on fire at an oil storage facility in Deer Park, Texas just outside of Houston and has been raging throughout the day Sunday. City officials hav.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 17th, 2019

Vintage Park apartments in NW Houston to break ground soon, developer says

The area walkability will bring in higher rents, the developer said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2019

Wangard planning Sussex business park, sees strong demand

Wangard Partners Inc. is proposing a new business park that could break ground this summer in Sussex, and already has been approached by about a dozen companies that need land for new buildings......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 15th, 2018

Hawaii Technology Development Corp. to break ground on Kakaako innovation center next week

The Hawaii Technology Development Corp. will break ground on its Entrepreneurs’ Sandbox Facility in Kakaako on Wednesday. The $7.3 million center, which will be located at 643 Ilalo St., near the Kakaako Waterfront Park, will serve as an innovation ce.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2018

The Philippines Plans a Green ‘Smart City’ as an Antidote to Manila’s Traffic and Pollution

New Clark City is being planned as a twin city to congested Manila. Fed up with Manila’s immobilizing traffic and choking air pollution, the Philippines is looking to break new ground nearby with a high-tech “smart city&.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 11th, 2018

Phoenix proposes parking garage at midtown mall along light rail line

The city of Phoenix could build a parking garage right next to a Metro light rail stop in midtown, reports KJZZ-FM. As part of a proposed renovation to Park Central Mall — Phoenix's oldest shopping mall — city officials and the mall's owners ar.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 7th, 2018

Boutique hotel to break ground in Ybor City (Rendering)

A partnership of Tampa developers has brought a Chicago group on board to move forward with a boutique hotel in Ybor City. The 176-key, full-service hotel — which first went public nearly four years ago — will celebrate its groundbreaking on.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2018

NorthPoint to break ground at new industrial park in Hazelwood

The new building, a 252,272-square-foot facility, is expected to be completed this fall......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 2nd, 2018

Mukwonago attracting more retail, industrial projects

Development is doubling down in Mukwonago, where village officials are preparing the second phase of a business park that just broke ground, and a local company plans a twin retail project to one that is running out of land on Highway 83......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2018

City Officials Struggle To Fend Off "Unstoppable Juggernaut" Of Chinese Homebuyers

As we've pointed out time and time again, foreign - mainly Chinese - buyers seeking to park their ill-gotten gains beyond the reach of the Communist Party have - in addition to global capitals like New .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 9th, 2018

After 30 years, iconic JEA towers fall in seconds (Photos) |

Saturday morning's demolition of JEA's iconic cooling towers was a bittersweet moment for many JEA employees and city officials in attendance. The 464-ft. towers operated for 30 years at the St. Johns River Power Park, but changes in technology, f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 16th, 2018