ST. PETERSBURG — An appellate court has rejected former mayoral candidate Kathleen Ford's attempt to stop the city from demolishing the inverted pyramid Pier.
ST. PETERSBURG — The city is gathering feedback from residents on what kind of pier should be built on the waterfront.
ST. PETERSBURG — What will it cost to renovate the inverted pyramid, the shuttered iconic Pier on the waterfront?
ST. PETERSBURG — Heated emotions about what kind of pier should rise on the city's cherished waterfront ignited two petitions, a lawsuit and a referendum that unequivocally rejected a controversial design.
ST. PETERSBURG — The uncertainty swirling around plans for a new pier will not deter the Gonzmart family from reopening a waterfront restaurant in the city, the family's patriarch said Tuesday.
ST. PETERSBURG — Mayor Bill Foster on Thursday rejected a local pollster's offer to gauge residents' opinions about the future of the Pier.
ST. PETERSBURG — On Thursday, the City Council publicly discussed the Pier's future for the first time since voters rejected the Lens design last month, and — in what should come as a surprise to no one familiar with politics here — the debate was acrimonious.
ST. PETERSBURG — Architects vying for a chance to design the city's latest Pier will work with a smaller budget than the Los Angeles firm originally picked to deliver the landmark waterfront project.
ST. PETERSBURG — One day after voters soundly rejected the Lens, members of a group appointed to consider the Pier's future met Wednesday to offer recommendations for moving forward with other plans.
ST. PETERSBURG — A day after voters soundly defeated the Lens, the focus has shifted to what should replace the much-maligned ultramodern design that was slated to replace the inverted pyramid Pier on the downtown waterfront.
In these historical photos, you'll see that the Pier has generated its share of hand-wringing over what to do about the aging structure.
Look through our gallery of renderings provided by the architectural firm that won the design competition for the new pier. Some of the planned features have since been modified.