For Immediate Release: May 8, 2013


For More Information Contact: Lisa Rowe, General Manager, Westdale | 319/396-0740


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Plans Call for Extensive Redevelopment of Aging 72-Acre Property

Public Open House Tonight at 6:00pm


 Cedar Rapids, IA – The Master Plan and design renderings for a $90 million redevelopment of

Westdale Mall in Cedar Rapids, Iowa were released today by Frew Development Group, LLC, the

project developer and property manager (copies are attached).


“We are pleased with the collective effort of our development team and the city staff to produce

a vision that revitalizes this civic treasure,” said John Frew, President/CEO of Frew Development

Group, LLC. “We are on track for consideration by the city council of our Master Plan and all related

documents necessary for us to begin construction this summer.”


FDG has invited the general public to attend an open house in center court at Westdale Mall

tonight, Wednesday May 8, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. to meet with the development team and to share

information about the development project.


“We are excited to be able to share our vision for the new Westdale with our neighbors and the

entire community,” said Lisa Rowe, General Manager, Westdale. “We look forward to the opportunity

to discuss the redevelopment plan, answer questions and we are confident that, after learning more

tonight, the community will share our enthusiasm for this project.”


The Westdale project design team, comprised of Shive-Hattery Engineers and Architects of

Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and SEM Architects of Denver, Colorado, prepared the Master Plan and related

visioning documents.


To download the high resolution renderings, please click the link below:




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