The venue within the property’s new 20,000-sq. ft. clubhouse, which was designed by Hart Howertown and opened with a ribbon-cutting earlier in June while President Trump was at his Singapore summit with Kim Jong Un, will be open to the public for breakfast, lunch and dinner and offer East River and sunset views. The […]
While the future of the 18-hole Stone Creek Golf Club in Urbana, Ill., which is already zoned for residential development, looks uncertain past the end of this year, Railside Golf Club in Gibson City, Ill. is discovering significant efficiencies—and added customer appeal—after downsizing to 12 holes. The vision of Atkins Group founder Clint Atkins […]
The acquisition of 107 acres is seen by its purchasers as a major step towards creating the new course as part of a partnership to help preserve and strengthen Buffalo’s system of Frederick Law Olmsted-designed parks. But the Conservancy that oversees the system has expressed initial hesitation, because the purchased land is outside the boundaries of the parkland that Olmstead designed.
David Sawyer, Managing Partner of The Cliffs Clubs, said the company currently does not have plans to commit additional funding for development of the former Cliffs at High Carolina site in Fairview, N.C. that was to feature luxury homes and a Woods-designed course. “I’m sure it will find its way to the development track eventually,” Sawyer said.
The former President has accepted an offer to become an honorary member of the club on the city’s South Side, which will allow him to play its Donald Ross course without having to pay an initiation fee or dues or be charge only when bringing guests. The club is located near where the Obamas maintain a Chicago residence.
Professional golfer Nick Price and architect Tom Fazio II secured the approval from the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District for the renovation of the highly anticipated public course being created from the former Ocean Breeze Golf Club. Fifteen firms submitted bids for the project that has an $18 million budget, including those associated with Greg Norman, Jack Nicklaus, Robert Trent Jones and Arnold Palmer.