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Old Posted Jun 27, 2020, 9:58 PM
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It always impresses me how much Saint Louis punches above its weight when it comes to new construction compared to similar sized cities.
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New 5-story apartment building—first residential component of Mackay Quarter development in Lafayette Square—on the upcoming Preservation Board agenda

https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/governmen...-6-29-20-3.pdf

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RECOMMENDATION:That the Preservation Board grant preliminary approval to the proposed development with the condition that final plans, details and exterior materials are reviewed and approved by the Cultural Resources Office staff.


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Redevelopment planned for remaining part of former Magic Chef factory on the Hill

More info at cityscene-stl.com: link


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This building used to stretch for several blocks. Sadly, about 2/3 of it was raised for the cheap, ugly "La Collina" development by suburban cul-de-sac builder McBride Homes. Everything painted white in the image below was razed...



...for this ugly, paper maché garbage:


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Sometimes St. Louis makes me want to scream.
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Old Posted Jun 28, 2020, 11:01 PM
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Progress on the Clarendale at Clayton Rd and Hanley






photos by NateM__ at urbanstl.com: link


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Redevelopment planned for remaining part of former Magic Chef factory on the Hill

More info at cityscene-stl.com: link


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This building used to stretch for several blocks. Sadly, about 2/3 of it was raised for the cheap, ugly "La Collina" development by suburban cul-de-sac builder McBride Homes. Everything painted white in the image below was razed...



...for this ugly, paper maché garbage:


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Sometimes St. Louis makes me want to scream.
I understand that the city is desperate for redevelopment opportunities, but this is just disgusting.
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