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St. Louis: NorthSide Renovation to Start Construction by Year’s End

After three years bogged down in court, the NorthSide Renovation Project will break ground by the end of the year, says developer Paul McKee. The project, a massive plan to transform vast swaths of derelict and underutilitized land north of downtown St. Louis into vibrant neighborhoods, had been stuck in limbo since 2009. Last week, […]

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With Traditional Opponents United Behind Milwaukee Lakefront Plan, New Opposition Emerges

m4s0n501 Milwaukee’s vision for a renewed downtown lakefront cleared a major hurdle last month, when Mayor Tom Barrett and Governor Scott Walker – two staunch political opponents – announced a joint $34 million plan to move the existing highway ramps near East Clybourn Street and Lincoln Memorial Drive. Removal of the ramps, which currently occupy […]

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