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Rather late in the game, news broke today that the "I-Drive Live" project, famous for the future home of the "Orlando Eye Wheel" will be changing names.
According to the Orlando Sentinel, The new name will be simply be "The Orlando Eye" according to Unicorp, the company developing the wheel and the project. Replacing the once thriving "Mercado" complex, Unicorp's Present stated this change is due to the "iconic nature of the project" and seems of have nothing to due with the fact they project has been in trouble previously for trademark violation.
There has also bee more information about other retail projects going into the new "Orlando Eye" complex. Including the famed Madam Tussauds Wax Museum and The Sealife Aquairum, the new complex will include: Dick's Last Resort, Ben & Jerry's, Pretzelmaker, Cafe de Paris, Tin Roof, Bar Jour and Sugar Factory.
The Orlando Eye Project still hopes to open both the Eye Wheel and Other Attractions in time for New Years Eve 2014.