Paducah Riverfront Redevelopment Project

Paducah Riverfront Redevelopment Project
9:39 pm
Tue December 10, 2013

Paducah Announces More Downtown Hotel Details

The Paducah City Commission announces the contract with developers to bring a hotel to downtown Paducah.
Credit John Paul Henry

The equivalent of ninety new jobs and 9.3 million dollars annually are expected to come to downtown Paducah after the proposed upscale hotel opens in 2015 according to Paducah Riverfront Development Authority Executive Director Steve Doolittle. 

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Paducah Riverfront Redevelopment Project
5:43 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

New Details Coming for Downtown Paducah Hotel

Details about a new hotel coming to downtown Paducah will be announced Tuesday at at 4:45 at City Hall. The hotel, which is expected to be open by June 1, 2015, will have at least 120 rooms, a restaurant and bar and will be connected to the Julian M. Carroll Convention Center. 

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Paducah Riverfront Redevelopment Project
7:52 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Future of Riverfront Redevelopment Remains Undecided

Paducah Riverfront Development Authority member Joe Frampton, left, discusses the future of the project during Wednesday.
Credit John Paul Henry

Board members remain divided on the future of a riverfront development project in Paducah. The Paducah Riverfront Development Authority grappled with narrowed options for Schultz Park and a new dock at Wednesday's PRDA meeting due to limited grant funds. 

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7:29 pm
Wed October 23, 2013

PRDA to Fine Tune Riverfront Project

Paducah City Commissioner Sandra Wilson meets with the Paducah Riverfront Development Authority on Wednesday, Oct. 22 to discuss the future of the redevelopment project.

The Paducah Riverfront Development Authority officially took the lead from the City Commission on Wednesday to finish planning the final stages of the riverfront redevelopment project.

Reevaluation was assigned from the City Commission to PRDA this month because the project is over budget to be completed as planned.

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Paducah Riverfront Redevelopment Project
8:58 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

City approves expenditure to Riverfront Redevelopment on hold

Commissioner Richard Abraham discusses the proposed $80,000 expenditure for the Paducah Riverfront Redevelopment Project.

The Paducah City Commission approved spending $80,000 to grade rock on the Paducah Riverfront Redevelopment Project on Tuesday, Oct. 15 at City Hall. The effort is meant to ensure the structure's safety while the project is on hold for reassessment. 

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Riverfront Redevelopment
9:06 pm
Tue October 8, 2013

More work to be done before pausing Riverfront Redevelopment

Paducah City Commissioner Allan Rhodes, center, relates the status of the Paducah Riverfront Redevelopment Project on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 at City Hall.
Credit John Paul Henry

The Paducah Riverfront Redevelopment Project needs $50,000 in rock grading before the project can be put on hold for evaluation. 

Paducah City Engineer and Public Works Director Rick Murphy proposed paying MAC Construction to grade the material Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 at the Paducah City Commission Meeting at City Hall.

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