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Clearwater Bluffs Undertaking May Have $800 Million Financial Influence

The proposed downtown Clearwater Bluffs challenge might have an financial impression of $800 million. This determine was based mostly on a examine by Gensler.

The Clearwater Bluffs challenge that can seem on as a referendum query for Clearwater voters on the November 8 poll, which might enable for the sale of downtown property and pave the best way for a brand new 158-room lodge, 500-600 residences, eating choices, retail shops and new occasion and inexperienced areas.

Amongst Gensler’s findings:

  • The Bluffs is projected to create 5,910 jobs and $638.9M in output throughout the building interval and 1,210 jobs and an annual output of $151.3M thereafter in Pinellas County.
  • The Bluffs is projected to generate ample public income via direct state and native taxes alone to repay the anticipated Metropolis incentives providing in ±3 years.
  • The Bluffs affords catalytic potential to spur further growth exercise in downtown Clearwater whereas enhancing the general public realm and high quality of life, together with inhabitants development, elevated foot visitors, making a vacation spot and public realm enhancements.





Clearwater Referendum Query

On Nov. 8, Clearwater voters will probably be requested in regards to the growth of two city-owned properties. The poll language is as follows:

Redevelopment of two government-owned properties situated west of Osceola Avenue within the downtown core

Shall the Clearwater Metropolis Constitution be amended to permit the Metropolis, as a substitute of promoting the vacant Metropolis Corridor and a portion of the previous Harborview websites to the very best bidder at a public public sale, to promote the properties to Gotham Property Acquisitions and The DeNunzio Group; who will create roughly 600 residences and 158-key lodge, retail, leisure, eating places and cultural makes use of out there to all Clearwater residents, as additional described and restricted by City Ordinance 9597-22?



Clearwater Pregunta de Referéndum

Reurbanización de dos propiedades del gobierno ubicadas al oeste de Osceola Avenue en el centro de la ciudad

¿Se deben modificar los Estatutos de la Ciudad de Clearwater para permitir que la Ciudad, en lugar de vender el Ayuntamiento desocupado y una parte de las antiguas instalaciones de Harborview al mejor licitador en una subasta pública, venda las propiedades a Gotham Property Acquisitions y a The DeNunzio Group, los cuales crearán aproximadamente 600 departamentos y un lodge de 158 llaves, y usos de minoristas, entretenimiento, restaurantes y culturales a disposición de los residentes de Clearwater, tal y como se describe y limita en la Ordenanza 9597-22 de la Ciudad?



To be taught extra in regards to the Clearwater Nov. 8 Referendum, go to https://www.beta.myclearwater.com/News-Feed/Clearwater-Nov.-8-Referendum.


Voter data could be discovered at VotePinellas.com. On Election Day, November 8, 2022, polls open at 7 a.m. and shut at 7 p.m.

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