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Waterside District

  • Renovation and reinvention of Waterside by The Cordish Company
  • Rebranding of the Waterside Festival Marketplace, icon on Norfolk's waterfront
  • To generate 800+ jobs
  • Read the latest news about the Waterside District

Norfolk Hotel Conference Center

  • Gold Key I PHR Hotels development; currently under construction; 2 year construction period
  • 23-story full service hotel fronting Main, Granby and Plume streets
  • State-of-the-art conference center
  • Three restaurants
  • Read more: 22 Stories about the Main

Simon Premium Outlets

  • Simon Property Group to invest $75 million in upscale next generation of designer shopping
  • Estimates are 90-120 retail stores
  • To create 300 construction jobs, 800 permanent jobs
  • Development will preserve much of the Lake Wright Golf Course as public open space including the lake with walking trails, kayak launch and more planned

Norfolk Department of Development Mission

Generate wealth for the City of Norfolk through business expansion, enhancement, and new business development complementary to our neighborhoods.

Contact Info

(757) 664-4338
500 East Main Street
Suite 1500
Norfolk, VA 23510

Staff Details

Chuck Rigney
Director of Development

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