Riverside Boardwalk A note of Simtopi history: this area was closed off for years because of pollution contamination from the river. But there has been a push (started by Mayor J. Hermann) to rehabilitate the river and restore the boardwalk.  The rehabilitation has been ongoing for generations with varied success rates.  Though the boardwalk bistro, the hotel and Lin Lin Marlen’s flower shop has been doing fair business since the restoration project, the amusement park is still derelict. Read More →