November 23, 2017

Aquarium is part of Ellis' vision for city

Trailing in every issue category in a YNN/Siena College Albany mayoral poll, Corey Ellis plans to fight the political fire burning on the economic front with water — and a few fish.

On Thursday, he repeated his call for a state-of-the-art aquarium on Broadway at Hudson Avenue. Ellis said he envisions an aquarium, when coupled with new riverfront business, that would be the tourist destination downtown needs to lift Albany from depths of being the 13th on Conde Nast Traveler’s list of the world’s least friendly cities. Ellis’ plan to reel in his multimillion-dollar vision is to let someone else actually

Source: http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Aquarium-is-part-of-Ellis-vision-for-city-4706523.php