December 9, 2018

Clearwater Marine Aquarium responds to neighbors’ worries

Clearwater Marine Aquarium officials have responded in detail to concerns raised recently by a group of residents in a neighboring luxury condo building.

At a City Council work session earlier this month, several residents buttonholed CMA’s chief operating officer Frank L. Dame seeking answers about the $160 million new aquarium that CMA wants to build on a downtown site now occupied by City Hall.

Water’s Edge, the high-end condo, would be a neighbor of the proposed aquarium, scheduled to go to voters for approval in a November referendum.

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