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

A Legoland in Silicon Valley? Yes, but not the kind you might expect

Milpitas city officials and the general manager of the Great Mall in Milpitas dug plastic shovels into a pile of 50,000 Lego bricks at the Great Mall on Thursday to "break ground" on a new Legoland concept that's opening at the Great Mall next spr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2019

Las Vegas’ $7.9 billion ‘mini-city’ will be a ‘digital revolution in motion’

Set to break ground in December 2019 and take six years to build, Bleutech Park will be a $7.5 billion project that will be constructed of net-zero buildings within their own insular mini-city......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkAug 14th, 2019

Honolulu Rotary club, city break ground on new Waikiki park: Slideshow

The City and County of Honolulu, along with members of the Honolulu Rotary Club, broke ground on a previously unused plot of Waikiki land Monday to begin construction on the new Centennial Park. To see images of the groundbreaking ceremony, click throug.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 29th, 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

Crew and Nationwide say stadium land deal to close "by the end of the month"

Hours before Columbus Crew SC officials are due to break ground on a new $300 million Arena District stadium, the team and Nationwide Realty Investors are aiming to quell any concerns about the impending sale of the land where the stadium will sit. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2019

Shawnee says it’s joining the downtown revival trend

Overland Park has revamped its old downtown. Lenexa has built a new one with City Center. Now, Shawnee is making a move to redo its center. Shawnee officials point to $40 million of work to renovate Nieman Road and new apartment and mixed-use develo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 7th, 2019

Opportunity Fund reaches PEEK in the City of Orange

PEEK Development (PEEK) has concluded its initial fundraising round for two Qualified Opportunity Fund (QOF) projects in the pre-construction phase in the City of Orange. PEEK Reock I QOF, LLC and PEEK Reock II QOF, LLC are slated to break ground.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 28th, 2019

Speakers seek common ground

The New York Building Congress hosted New York City public officials at a Construction Industry Breakfast that fea.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 8th, 2019

Drops in sales taxes are a mystery — and a worry — to OP, state officials

Overland Park officials are concerned by a drop in sales tax receipts, particularly at a time when the economy is rolling along, The Kansas City Star reports. Sales tax receipts in Overland Park are down 6 percent from last year. That’s big when yo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 29th, 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: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2019

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