The land to be developed is now owned by the Port of Cleveland and is used for industrial shipping purposes. The plan is to include housing, a new pedestrian bridge connecting the Great Lakes Science Center with Voinovich Park, and a new permanent marina.
“Development of the Lakefront is important for the continuing economic growth of our city as well as providing amenities for residents and visitors to enjoy,” said Mayor Jackson. “I thank the Lakefront Advisory Committee members for their hard work in reviewing the submissions and their recommendation of Trammell Crow and Cumberland who have exceptional development skills, a willingness to invest, and a shared vision for a lively waterfront and I look forward to taking the next steps in the process.”
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