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Greater Cleveland Aquarium ground-breaking ceremony

On Monday, Feb. 14, a ground-breaking ceremony was held in the historic Powerhouse at the Nautica Entertainment Complex for a new state of the art Greater Cleveland Aquarium which opens this October.

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    People gather for the ground-breaking ceremony at the Nautica Entertainment Complex.
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    A view of what the Greater Cleveland Aquarium will look like inside the 145-foot tunnel.
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    Everyone listens to all of the speakers at the ceremony. Speakers included CEO of Jacobs Entertainment Inc. Jeff Jacobs, Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson and President of FirstEngergy Corp. Chuck Jones.
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    The symbol of the ground-breaking.
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    Jeff Jacobs and Mayor Frank Jackson shake hands following the symbol of ground-breaking.
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    The logo for the Great Cleveland aquarium.
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    Another glimpse inside the aquarium.
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    And another. Shark infested waters.
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    Another look inside the 145-foot tunnel.