Strategic Property Partners to demolish a portion of Channelside Bay Plaza

BDG Architects is currently working with Strategic Property Partners, and landscape designer Groundswell Design Group out of Philadelphia, on the demolition and redevelopment of the southwest quadrant of Channelside Bay Plaza in Tampa. The new outdoor gathering space will optimize the water views and become a vital part of the future Water Street.

Tampa Bay Business Journal

The configuration of the plaza — it turns its back on the water and isn’t integrated into the surrounding neighborhood — has been blamed for its struggles. By opening a portion of the property up to the waterfront, SPP is aiming to create a destination in the urban core. Read more.