Top 10 Gazette stories of the year: #10 One Park Place potential

Counting down the top stories of the year in Gazette coverage as selected by readers

One Park Place
One Park Place

Sometimes the biggest stories of the year are literally about big things, in this case the potential for a big addition to the Cedar Rapids skyline.

The city of Cedar Rapids has currently thrown its support behind the $103 million, 28-story building on a city owned parking lot on Third Avenue SE near the Paramount Theatre. At its current scope, it would be the largest one of the largest development projects in the history of the city.

The project, as it currently is imagined, could include a grocery store, hotel, parking ramp, condos, apartments and a rooftop restaurant

Read up on some of the latest developments about One Park Place, where it stands now and where it began.

Dec. 6 Cedar Rapids to enter negotiations for One Park Place incentives

Nov. 21 Study: One Park Place needs $20.5M to be viable

July 12 28-story building proposal going under financial microscope


May 13 28-story high rise gets Cedar Rapids staff support

May 5 ‘Wow’ and risk in Cedar Rapids high rise plans

May 2 28-story high rise proposed in downtown Cedar Rapids



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