As developers overcome obstacles, the city preps for urban transformation
The face of downtown Tallahassee continues to evolve, with work progressing on Cascades Park, the South Monroe revitalization and the Orange-Meridian Placemaking Project.
Easement issues related to the Loews Hotel in Washington Square appeared to have been resolved as of September, and work on the project was set to resume, assuming other legal challenges could be resolved.
Cascades Park developer North American Properties announced in late summer that Marriott International AC Hotels will bring AC Hotel Tallahassee to Cascades Park, ending speculation about which chain’s flag would fly at an upscale boutique hotel at the project.
In a press release, NAP managing partner Shawn McIntyre said the downtown area’s dynamic, eclectic amenities would attract visitors to downtown businesses and the city’s universities.Read the full story at 850businessmagazine.com