- NRA Waterfront Plans
Waterfront plan praised, criticized
NEWBURYPORT -- Architects, city planners and municipal officials last night made public a proposal to develop two buildings and more parkland on the central waterfront, and publicly expressed reaction from the crowd of over 200 was overwhelmingly su
New plan for Newburyport waterfront unveiled
NEWBURYPORT -- The Newburyport Redevelopment Authority last night unveiled a tentative outline for changing the look of the central riverfront, with planners envisioning more green space and two commercial buildings -- and the retention of up to 70
Newburyport Redevelopment Authority: A timeline
The Newburyport Redevelopment Authority has been in existence since the early 1960s, charged with restoring the city's historic downtown and redeveloping its waterfront.
The downtown restoration was a success, but the waterfront has been a different story. There have been numerous attempts to develop the land, all unsuccessful. Here's a timeline of key events in the NRA's efforts to develop its land.
Parcel 8: Urban renewal's only new building
Newburyport's claim to fame is the restoration of its historic downtown buildings, but there is one piece of new construction in the 22-acre urban renewal area.
Third time not the charm for Newburyport waterfront
The Newburyport Redevelopment Authority’s third — and so far final — attempt to develop the central waterfront turned into a protracted war of attrition that, like the two previous efforts, ended in failure.
- 37 years later, waterfront's woes remain unresolved
- Waterfront plan praised, criticized
Plane through: Cessna lands on Houston golf course
HOUSTON (AP) — An area near the 11th hole at a Houston golf course provided a smooth landing spot after a small plane ran out of fuel and glided on to the grass.
The Cessna 170 was expected to be moved from Hermann Park on Tuesday. The unplanned landing of the single-engine plane happened Monday night on a flight from Lafayette, La.
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