Port Canaveral Breaks Ground for New Bait & Tackle Shop and Cafe
Construction Begins on New Waterfront Facility adjacent to Jetty Park Boat Ramps
Canaveral Port Authority officials led a groundbreaking ceremony recently to mark the official start of construction for a new bait and tackle shop, which will be located adjacent to the public boat ramps at Freddie Patrick Park. Named, “Water’s Edge”, the new facility will feature an expanded bait and tackle retail shop, a new café and outdoor seating offering views of the Port Canaveral channel.
(Pictured L to R are Tom Parker, Doug Wilson Enterprises, Contractor; Canaveral Port Authority Commissioner Wayne Justice; Karen and Joe Wisneski, Operators, Bait & Tackle; Captain John Murray, Port Canaveral CEO)
“This project is a great example of building value in our community and Port Canaveral is pleased to have a role in the partnership,” said Captain John Murray, Port CEO. “The