Newport on the Levee

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Courtesy of North American Properties Group

Five new businesses were announced Wednesday at Newport on the Levee as owner North American Properties Group (NAP) announced its Bridgeview Box Park project.


Updated: 3:20 p.m.

The City of Newport says the U.S. Army of Engineers has approved the permit to construct the Skywheel on the city's riverfront.

It's a very brassy holiday! TUBACHRISTMAS is coming to the Newport on the Levee on December 15 from 3-4pm.

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Newport city commissioners are poised to approve the issuance of $200 million in revenue bonds that would go toward the purchase and renovations of Newport on the Levee. The city is acting as a pass-through entity.


A $10 million, 235 foot tall Ferris wheel is coming to Newport on the Levee. Pending final approval, the attraction could be ready to open in 2017.


The big empty parking lot just east of Newport on the Levee is finally scheduled for development. Capital Investment Group broke ground Thursday on an $80 million apartment building and hotel. The project will be called Aqua on the Levee.