Today, however, the strongest emotions attached to the site are “excitement” and “anticipation.”
Why? The City now owns the complex. It’s 23 acres large, and it sits just a block south of the Ohio River next to the Northern Kentucky Convention Center.
City officials call it their “chance to reshape the very identity and economics of the city long into its future.” Outside Covington, one East Coast commercial developer called it one of “the most exciting land redevelopment opportunities between Baltimore and New Orleans.”