Waterfront of dreams
The Globe and Mail
Toronto's waterfront has long been a place where big dreams go to die. From John Graves Simcoe's “Walks and Gardens lands” to the powerhouse port of the 1950s – and beyond – one scheme after another has been imagined, half-built and abandoned.
Luxury hotel planned for Auckland's waterfront
New Zealand Herald
A world-class luxury hotel with glitzy roof-top bar and high-end eateries is planned for the last remaining waterfront site in downtown Auckland. Viaduct Harbour Holdings Limited has revealed it plans to build a 165 room hotel on Market Square, a site ...
Waterfront Concerts founder charged with domestic violence
Bangor Daily News
PORTLAND, Maine — Police arrested and charged a prominent Maine concert promoter with domestic violence earlier this week. Alexander Gray, the head of Waterfront Concerts and driving force behind concert series in Portland and Bangor, was detained ...
Efforts to drive much-needed renovation, investment and development along city's waterfront can't wait
The possibility of an ad hoc city committee to focus on the development of Vicksburg's waterfront is tremendous news. That the idea, the future and timing of the discussed committee must wait until after the upcoming municipal elections is not welcomed ...