December 10, 2018

Aquarium plan for Gateway Project scrapped


More than six years after the Mission Mall came crashing down, plans to replace it are changing again, and neighbors are still waiting for progress to be made.

Plans for the vacant lot have been tossed around for years. Some were excited about the latest proposal for a new aquarium and hotel, but that plan has been nixed and it’s back to the drawing board.

It was going to be a large scale aquarium and hotel – a children and tourists’ attraction. But the New York development company, that owns the property where the Mission Mall once