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Six ideas for an empty riverfront site downtown

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Jacksonville Daily Record

Six applicants made oral presentations Wednesday to the Downtown Investment Authority Review Committee for their suggestions for The Ford on Bay property at 330 E. Bay St.

The proposals including apartments, retail space, restaurants, artwork and hotels, including a Reverb by Hard Rock, which calls itself “Hard Rock Hotel’s affordably cool and contemporary hotel connecting today’s traveler though music, local culture and events.”

Mid-America Apartments L.P., Related Development, Silver Hills Development Inc., SouthEast Development Group LLC, VanTrust Real Estate and Carter had an hour each for their presentations starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Ed Ball Building Downtown.

Read the rest of the story at WJCT News partner the Jacksonville Daily Record.

JaxDailyRecord has a gallery showing the ideas here.