Last styles uncovered for Journey Tower at Council Bluffs River’s Edge Park

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa. (WOWT) – The Southwest Iowa Nonprofit for Collective Influence exposed the last designs of the MidAmerican Power Journey Tower at River’s Edge Park Thursday.

Continuing the up coming period of enhancement, SINC defines the MidAmerican Power Adventure Tower as 138 feet tall with various concentrations and a number of platforms to get people to experience the city sights, the distinctive river, and a lot more.

“Metro spot people typically question why our location doesn’t have a theme park or adventure-style actions,” said Brenda Mainwaring, President and CEO of Iowa West Foundation. “The new Journey Tower will get started to handle this hole, including two model new adventures to the summer season exercise list – caving and roll-gliding. With amazing views of the river, Loess Hills, and downtown Omaha, the tower will be a beloved yr-round attraction. Iowa West is thrilled to aid bring these new adventures to the Council Bluffs riverfront.”

According to the launch, phase 4 of River’s Edge contains a treetop walk and a pier with an estimated spending budget of $50 million. There is was a direct reward of $15 million from the Iowa West Foundation.

An adventure study course is aspect of the tower and supplies hard out of doors actions, which include an outside 50′ climbing wall, simulated caving experiences, and a roll-glide journey.

Officers say period four is funded fully by private donations and tax raises are not section of the funding prepare.

“River’s Edge continues to be a prime illustration of a productive public/private partnership,” said Mayor Walsh. “We are grateful to SINC, MidAmerican Vitality, and our other associates in the personal sector for their motivation to Council Bluffs.”

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