Cruise line arrivals push waterfront plans

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 30, 2022 4:00 AM CT | Published: January 30, 2022 4:00 AM CT

Viking Cruises will begin traversing the Mississippi River in June, joining two other cruise lines docking in Memphis. The city plans a $62 million Waterfront District to meet the demand.


Waterfront District Jim Strickland Doug McGowen Beale Street Landing Mississippi River Greenbelt Park East Shore Mississippi River cruises

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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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