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$1.7 million design contract approved for park at former Jacksonville Landing

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Jacksonville Daily Record
An aerial view shows the park design planned for the former Jacksonville Landing site Downtown.

City officials finalized a $1.7 million contract with firm Perkins & Will to complete designs for a public riverfront park Downtown at the former Jacksonville Landing site.

The order, signed Dec. 3 by city Chief Administrative Officer Brian Hughes, executed the contract with the international design firm.

The agreement sets a May 27 benchmark for Perkins & Will to refine its design and obtain construction pricing for the park and its amenities so the city can budget for construction in fiscal year 2022-23.

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