The public is invited to attend an Economic Development Committee meeting on Tuesday, August 1st at 5:30 pm, Room 24 (basement) of the city hall to see its choice for development of the parking lot at Thames Street on the East End of Portland. The city owned lot is directly across from Ocean Gateway on the waterfront. Public comment will be taken at the meeting.
O Hancock Street LLC, led by Jonathan Cohen, in partnership with WEX has been selected as the preference by the Committee to construct a mixed use, four story high world headquarters building on the site. City councilor David Brennerman is chair of the Economic Development Committee.
The proposal is expected to go to the City Council on August 21st. For more details on this matter, please see post dated July 27, 2017 herein.