Monday, January 25, 2010

Under the Bridge Down by The River


5 comments:

  1. Remember when it was dry and we had to drive across the river bottom? The Mill was actually making flour?

    One year it rained a lot and the river was flowing like it is now. I took a bunch of photos of the river. This photo reminded me of that time.

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  2. The plans to redevelop the Hayden Mill site look like they are still up in the air. Photos and text on here sound like the plan is to put a mixed-use (Starbucks, bars, fast food, offices) on the property, along with the whimsical notion of converting the old elevator into a hotel. http://www.eastvalleytribune.com/story/112190
    The long story is here, although the next chapter of the story seems murky.
    http://www.tempe.gov/HAYDENFLOURMILL/news.htm

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  3. Can you picture this as a hotel?
    http://tinyurl.com/ygds7n9

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  4. this picture is pretty awesome! that mill would make a super strange-cool hotel :D

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  5. And I just read yesterday that Tempe is going to complete the development of the south end of the path next to the Crosscut canal so that there will be a nearly car-less route for riding to this point and beyond, including to the Hayeden Flour Mill Hotel. More posts on that as they do it, I'm sure!

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