Khan says important to act soon on Shipyards

By News4Jax.com Staff, webteam@wjxt.com
Published On: Jul 25 2014 10:58:48 PM EDT
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

Jaguars owner Shad Khan calls the vacant Shipyards property, "a melting ice cube" and said, "Unlike fine wine, it doesn't get better with time."

Our news partner the Financial News & Daily Record reports Khan expects to make a proposal to the city in the next couple of weeks to redevelop the riverfront acreage.

The area near EverBank Field is considered a prime Northbank redevelopment site.

Khan has not given specific details, although some possibilities have surfaced, including rental apartments, entertainment, retail and a marina.

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