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Revitalizing Downtown isn’t about a single project or a single development – but it is our desire that the Shipyards – and our surrounding community investments – will be a catalyst for future growth in and around our urban district.

Join in with your support and follow along to key updates as they unfold:

Sep 18, 2021

Jacksonville City Council holds 1st meeting on Shipyards project

Florida Times-Union

The Jacksonville City Council on Friday held its first meeting on the Shipyards project.

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Sep 18, 2021

Downtown Four Seasons hotel review starts over lunch at Jacksonville City Council

Florida Times-Union

The push for City Council approval of a Four Seasons hotel development deal along Jacksonville’s…

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Sep 17, 2021

Jaguars president believes Shipyards project will help Jacksonville realize city’s potential

News4Jax

“I think we’ll look back and say, you know, doing that development with the right…

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Downtown in the news

Stay informed of the Downtown plays as they unfold:

Sep 21, 2021

$1 million study points to development spurred by Skyway replacement

Jacksonville Business Journal

If the Jacksonville Transportation Authority expands the Skyway into the Ultimate Urban Circulator, it could…

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Sep 16, 2021

DIA adjusts timing for disposition of former courthouse, former Landing sites

Jacksonville Business Journal

The timing for development of two vacant city-owned parcels downtown has changed.

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Sep 15, 2021

After Laura Street Trio Council Vote, Developer Says Everything Is in Place For Restoration

WJCT

With the Jacksonville City Council’s OK of a $26.67 million taxpayer financing package on Tuesday,…

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Community in the news

Sep 02, 2021

Jaguars provide support for Duval Schools trainers through Project 17

Jaguars

The fall athletic season is off and running at high schools across north Florida and…

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Jul 18, 2021

‘Us against ALS’: Jacksonville lawman, family make every minute count; CEOs join in fundraiser for nonprofit

Florida Times-Union

Many supporters, including Sheriff Mike Williams, Mayor Lenny Curry and State Attorney Melissa Nelson, plan…

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Jun 02, 2021

Jags to help pay for athletic uniforms with new school names, worth $317k

Action News Jax

Several donors, including Jacksonville Jaguars, have stepped up to provide all the athletic uniforms involved…

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