MPDP has update for CMPA board

Maritime Park Development Partners will present a progress report to the Community Maritime Park Associates Board.

The big news is that construction is set to start Sept. 18, 2009. There will be a groundbreaking ceremony at 5:15 p.m. on Sept. 17 pending CMPA approval.

Development agreement has been executed by MPDP. Bond closing is projected to be mid or late September. Congressman Miller failed to get any funds for the wetlands mitigation included in the final budget bill. Construction drawings are complete and await CMPA approval. MPDP wants to bring in Target Group to help with minority participation.

Read CMPA Status Memo.