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St. Pete unveils 8 new design possibilities for Pier listen

12/15/14 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday
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Tags: St. Petersburg, St. Pete, pier, St. Pete Pier, architecture, construction, Tampa Bay


The City of St. Petersburg has unveiled eight possible concepts for a new Pier design.

Eight architectural firms spent up to $30,000 to create initial design concepts, which can now be seen on the city’s website.

Raul Quintana is St. Petersburg’s city architect. WMNF News spoke with him this morning before the designs were unveiled.

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PETA doesn't want kids to be hookers ... of fish listen

06/14/12 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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Two members of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, or PETA, are traveling the state this week asking families not to go fishing for Father’s Day. Standing just feet from St. Petersburg’s Pier, one dressed as a fish and the other passed out flyers outlining why fishing hurts fish.

The organization is calling it the [“Don’t let your kids become hookers”](

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