News Headlines

Image courtesy of Folio Weekley

Image courtesy of Folio Weekley


As an advocacy group, one of our major goals is to bring awareness of our project to the public. A major way of achieving those goals is interacting with local media. See the links below for just some of the articles written about our group!


News Headlines

Mar 3, 2015 – Jacksonville Business Journal
Business Pulse – Would you visit an aquarium in Downtown Jacksonville?

Mar 2, 2015 – First Coast News
Shad Khan to help pay for aquarium study

Feb 28, 2015 – Florida Times-Union
Group raises enough money to hire firm to determine whether aquarium can thrive in Jacksonville

Feb 28, 2015 – Jacksonville Business Journal
Shad Khan is backing Downtown aquarium project study

Feb 25, 2015 – First Coast News
Aquarium trying to dock near Shipyards

Feb 25, 2015 – Florida Times-Union
AquaJax sees aquarium trying to dock near Shad Khan’s proposed Shipyards project

Feb 25, 2015 – Jacksonville Business Journal
AquaJax hopes to build aquarium by Shipyards development

Feb 19, 2015 – Jacksonville Business Journal
Planned Downtown Jacksonville aquarium secures funding for feasibility study

December 27, 2014 – Florida Times-Union
Vision for aquarium to anchor downtown Jacksonville’s riverfront within sight

March 11, 2014 – WJCT News
AquaJax Brings Aquarium Proposal to One Spark

March 19, 2014 – VoidLive
Aquajax – New Aquarium Downtown

April 9, 2014 – Folio Weekley

April 14, 2014 – Jacksonville Business Journal
AquaJax evaluating two Downtown Jacksonville sites for aquarium, preparing for fundraising campaign

May 2, 2014 – Resident Community News
One Spark was bright move for aquarium advocates


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