Mayor Ollie Tyler

Corporate Realty Reacts to Council Vote
Corporate Realty of Birmingham, Alabama has proposed spending $139 million dollars to build a retail complex at Cross Bayou. The project would also have included a hotel and residential space. Is the deal dead now that the Shreveport City Council has voted 6-0 against the Mayor's plan to sell $30 million in revenue bonds to fund an arena to house the New Orleans G-League team.
Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler Talks about the “No” Vote by the Council
Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler Talks about the “No” Vote by the Council
The Shreveport City Council turns down the Mayor's plan to begin the process of selling revenue bonds to fund a $30 million dollar arena for the G-League team of the New Orleans Pelicans. The Mayor wanted to build the complex at Cross Bayou. The city money was also going to be used to leverage private money from Corporate Realty to build a retail complex at the property. That proposal would also have included a hotel, and residential space.

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