Six Flags New Orleans
Six Flags New Orleans got appraised, the first step in getting the abandoned theme park redeveloped. The McEnery Co. came up with the estimate price for the land only; the rides are essentially worthless. How much is it worth? Read on to find out.
It’s happening! The McEnery Co., which the Industrial Development Board hired to put a value on the abandoned Six Flags New Orleans, is reportedly "well into the appraisal process." The company has a third visit to the site scheduled today. Read on.
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We never had our hopes up that the latest effort to redevelop Six Flags New Orleans would happen quickly, so we're not entirely surprised that the process hit another obstacle. There was a conflict of interest with a potential appraiser.
None of the pitches for what to do with Six Flags got an enthusiastic response from the Industrial Development Board at their meeting yesterday. However, the board did decide to first have the 227-acre theme park appraised before doing anything else.
Three developers attended the Industrial Development Board's meeting today armed with ideas for what to do with Six Flags New Orleans. Besides an ambitious theme park/shopping center/resort/Noah's Ark replica, other developers pitched their ideas.
One developer is pitching an "amusement park, resort hotel, international shopping center and Noah's ark replica" for the abandoned Six Flags New Orleans site. The New Orleans Industrial Development Board is holding a meeting about the park today.