VIRGINIA Beach front — The city of Virginia Beach’s development authority dropped $2.8 million for land at the Oceanfront this week, continuing its marketing campaign to increase the footprint of the surf park undertaking on the aged dome site.

An Exxon gas station, which shut this 7 days and will shortly be torn down, sits on the land at the jap conclude of Virginia Beach front Boulevard. The residence is slated for long term advancement but can briefly be utilised for parking for development workers for the duration of the initially period of the venture, Deputy City Manager Ron Williams claimed.

The Atlantic Park project, backed by audio superstar Pharrell Williams, will consist of an leisure center, industrial and household structures and the surf park.

Design parking has been a delicate concern these days for Oceanfront people. Neighbors of the Cavalier hotel and relevant construction projects at the beach’s north end have complained about development employees flooding the residential streets with their cars.

Now, Virginia Seashore leaders say they’ll consider proactive ways to make sure that the crews performing at the surf park task won’t do the similar in the south conclusion.

W.M. Jordan Co. of Newport Information is the Atlantic Park’s basic contractor and the exact company that restored and crafted the hotels on the Cavalier property. The contractor is needed to provide a building parking system prior to the work can get started, Williams reported.