St. Ann http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Northwest Plaza Mall Redevelopment Under Way http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/northwest-plaza-mall-redevelopment-under-way <p>Demolition crews are set to make way for a $106 million overhaul of the old Northwest Plaza Mall in St. Ann.</p><p>The nearly two-million square foot property has <a href="https://www.marketplace.org/topics/business/last-man-northwest-plaza-mall">sat vacant</a> for years and will be rebranded as “The Crossings at Northwest”.</p><p>On Tuesday elected officials took turns taking a sledgehammer to the old Sears Automotive Center, located at the corner of Lindbergh and St. Charles Rock Road.</p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 20:49:36 +0000 Adam Allington 6384 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Northwest Plaza Mall Redevelopment Under Way Northwest Plaza up for sale again http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/northwest-plaza-sale-again <p>It was once the region&#39;s largest shopping mall. Some even billed it as the largest mall in the world.</p><p>Now, the vacant <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northwest_Plaza">Northwest Plaza</a> in St. Ann is <a href="http://www.auction.com/Missouri/commercial-auction-asset/193001725-1437-500-650-Northwest-Plaza-ST.-LOUIS-MO-63074.html">up for sale</a> by a group of lenders who need to get the 122-acre, 1.8 million square foot site off their books by 2012.</p> Mon, 25 Jul 2011 21:44:58 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 1727 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Northwest Plaza up for sale again Group of cities wants speed camera on I-70 near St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/group-cities-wants-speed-camera-i-70-near-st-louis <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="350" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" scrolling="no" src="http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&amp;client=firefox-a&amp;q=st.+ann+mo&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=St+Ann,+St+Louis,+Missouri&amp;gl=us&amp;ll=38.752209,-90.362206&amp;spn=0.09371,0.145912&amp;z=12&amp;iwloc=A&amp;output=embed" width="425"></iframe><br /><small><a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&amp;client=firefox-a&amp;q=st.+ann+mo&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=St+Ann,+St+Louis,+Missouri&amp;gl=us&amp;ll=38.752209,-90.362206&amp;spn=0.09371,0.145912&amp;z=12&amp;iwloc=A&amp;source=embed" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 255); text-align: left;">View Larger Map</a></small></p><p>A group of cities in north St. Louis County want to install speed cameras on Interstate 70.</p><p>The St. Louis Post-Dispatch <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/traffic/along-for-the-ride/article_6621fa56-87a9-11e0-bbd5-001a4bcf6878.html">reports</a> that St. Ann and other cities agreed this week to apply to the Missouri Department of Transportation for permission to use the cameras.</p><p> Thu, 26 May 2011 17:25:19 +0000 The Associated Press & Kelsey Proud 1311 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org