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Florida Firm Revising Plans For Gulfport's Harbor

A Florida consulting firm is working on planned improvements at the Gulfport Harbor.

Wallace, Roberts and Todd is the same company that developed a master plan for the small craft harbor back in 2000. A team from that company was in town this week, working on a revised design plan for the harbor.

Those plans are still preliminary, but Gulfport's mayor likes what he sees so far.

"Fisherman's Village. A little more retail opportunity. A much finer park. A much finer harbor. I think it'll be the nicest park and harbor on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. A major tourist attraction. Amphitheater. A lot of the things we remember fondly from the past will continue to be there," Mayor Brent Warr said.

The consultants are working to finalize the design plans. Once finished, the drawings will be presented to the City Council.

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