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Christie Announces New Plans For The American Dream Project

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East Rutherford, New Jersey (My9NJ) - Governor Christie held a press conference yesterday at the IZOD Center at the Meadowlands which is right next door to the ongoing and incomplete Xanadu building, now referred to as the American Dream Project.

Christie announced the formal labor agreement that will allow construction to begin again on the American Dream Project.

“Today’s a great day most particularly for the men and women you see standing behind me. What today’s project announcement means is job! Jobs for them, jobs for their families, jobs for people here in New Jersey,” Christie said.

One of the biggest criticisms for the ongoing project is how ugly the exterior of the building is, but that is all going to change. The exterior of the building will now be completely redone and new renderings prove that this is going to be a gorgeous site for New Jersey.

Christie also announced that there will be no public subsidy or taxpayer risk associated with this project. Triple Five Development has now taken over.

New plans are for an indoor amusement park, a water park, indoor ski-slope, hockey rink, theatre, restaurants and shops.

When completed, it is projected that the American Dream will have 60 million annual visits to the new facility which is expected to open in the fall of 2016.

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