May 20, 2019: Project approximately 50% complete! (click for aerial photo)
September 8, 2018: Hotel project 25% complete! (click for RRStar PDF)
February 4, 2018: Construction is happening! (click for RRStar PDF)
December 22, 2017: DONE DEAL! Amerock/Ziock construction is underway. (click for joint release from Gorman & Company and City of Rockford) (click for RRStar PDF)
July 19, 2017: Making progress. Amerock/Ziock project underway. (click for RockRiverTimes PDF)
April 11, 2017: We’re launched! City council approves ‘final’ redevelopment agreement. Project to proceed soon. (click for RRStar PDF)
June 29, 2015: Gorman & Company Buys Ziock Building. (click for RRStar PDF)
August 15, 2014: Hotel work to start in 2015. (click for RRStar PDF)
April 8, 2014: Last night aldermen approved a redevelopment agreement with Gorman & Company and gave a HUGE boost to the city. THANK YOU to a long list of friends and supporters. Downtown Rockford is going to start looking a lot different in the next few years! (click for RRStar PDF)
FOZ (Friends of Ziock), a citizen’s group, collaborating with the City of Rockford via a Memorandum of Agreement and a Marketing Agreement (click for PDF), seeking the highest and best market rate, preferably mixed use of this historic riverfront property located in the downtown. Here is a brief overview about FOZ . . . (click for PDF).
For background and historic information of the Ziock Building, see www.ziock.org.