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Cleveland port move expected to add life to downtown
The old site is expected to be a jewel, but it'll take patience
by WKSU's KEVIN NIEDERMIER


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Kevin Niedermier
 
A freighter docked at the Port of Cleveland.
Courtesy of Karen Schaefer
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One of the biggest engineering projects in Cleveland history is getting underway...and the result could be a more developed lakefront, more vibrant downtown, and more shipping business for the region.
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I’m listening to a discussion of moving the port. One speaker talked about opening up access to the lakefront. If we move the port to the E. 55th St. site, won’t that eliminate access to the lakefront for the East side of town? Don’t the people who live on the east side deserve some consideration?


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