Grand Avenue Project
It took 15 hours, 140 workers, and 1,348 trucks.
"It’ll be the place to be," Gehry says at groundbreaking.
Across from the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
The development near Walt Disney Concert Hall is finally moving forward.
The long awaited development is expected to break ground this fall.
This dual-towered project will transform a parking lot across from the Disney Concert Hall.
The news makes the developer’s 2018 groundbreaking date seem totally possible. (Construction was initially set to start a decade ago.)
The Frank Gehry-designed Grand Avenue Project, long-delayed for years, is now expected to break ground in the next couple of years now that’s been approved by the city and has a $290 million investment from a Chinese firm.
A Gehry-designed portion of the Grand Avenue Project may finally be completed after a decade of planning, but only with major taxpayer assistance. The City Council is considering a huge tax break for the developers to build condos and a luxury hotel.