An open workshop was due to be hosted by the Port of Dover today to show residents plans to revive the Western Docks.
It was held at the Cruise Terminal.
A cargo terminal is to be built at Dover Western Docks
As previously reported in the Mercury, the plans should safeguard 140 jobs and create an additional 600.
It will develop a new cargo terminal and port centric distribution area.
The port says its plans will revive the area, protect long-term capacity and enable the transformation of the waterfront with the potential creation of a new marina.
Residents were due to discuss the plans as well as listen to several Dover Harbour Board speakers.