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MOSH's move to Northbank takes step forward

Jacksonville Daily Record
A conceptual rendering of a new Museum of Science and History.

The Downtown Investment Authority is on track to complete a land lease agreement with the Jacksonville Museum of Science and History for the nonprofit’s plan to relocate to the city-owned Shipyards on the Northbank.

The DIA board voted 7-0 on Nov. 17 to market a 6.86-acre parcel at the Shipyards east of Hogans Creek for 30 days before completing a long-term lease agreement with MOSH in January.

The DIA must issue the 30-day notice before accepting an unsolicited bid or offer from a developer, company or organization for city-owned property.

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