Some folks will cheer this news, I’m sure. I still think we need a very nice development, and not just a bunch of Days Inns all over the place.
Linger Longer Communities is changing its plan for the Jekyll Island waterfront, but don’t ask it where it will put anything now.
It’s still in the process of deciding how its proposed $342 million development will fit into the state-owned island.
A change of plans became necessary after the company announced last week that the development it’s proposing for the state park will no longer swallow the parking lot north of the Jekyll Island Convention Center.
The half-mile section of open beach will be left for public use.