$30 Million San Francisco Waterfront Project

An entertainment complex is planned for San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf. Too much like Las Vegas, say critics. Great tourist appeal say supporters.
July 20, 2000, 1pm PDT | Gwen Hilburn
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Cleveland-based Malrite company plans a $30 million project on San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf, complete with a model Golden gate Bridge, fake fog, earthquake and theme park. Supporters say that it is a first class tourist destination; opponents charge that it's Las Vegas on San Francisco's 11-acre Pier 45. At issue is the integrity of San Francisco's Bay versus a world-class development.

Thanks to Gwenn Hilburn

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Published on Thursday, July 20, 2000 in The Los Angeles Times
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