What’s being proposed?

The property’s new owner, Riverfront 47, plans to create a world-class mixed-use development featuring trails, expansive public space and innovative energy solutions. Residential development, trails and additional park space is planned forRead More...

How did this come about?

The Riverfront 47 property was a scrapyard for over 80 years.  When AZCON Scrap decided to divest its business and sell its real estate, Susan Crookston spent a year trying to convinceRead More...

What are the benefits?

What does Aspinwall gain? Thoughtful riverfront development from a world-class team A significant increase in tax revenue.  New investment in housing and other neighborhood oriented uses will provide substantial increases in taxRead More...

Why is an Eastern Avenue Entrance Necessary?

Primary access into the new development already exists in Sharpsburg.  But any non-industrial use of the site requires an additional access point in case of emergency. Why not Western Ave? Unfortunately, two trafficRead More...

What about Traffic?

Detailed traffic studies are in progress, but preliminary studies indicate that during peak travel times, traffic will increase by approximately 3 cars per light cycle.   There are many safeguards to ensureRead More...