renovation http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Commentary: Building The City That We Deserve http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/commentary-building-city-we-deserve <div><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Listeners following the city’s ongoing renaissance may have heard of a project named Midtown Station, a giant commercial center proposed for </span>Vandeventer<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Forest Park. This could be a dreadful retail strip or a game-changing development. The way it gets built matters a lot.</span></p></div><div>&nbsp;</div><p></p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Michael Allen 29083 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Commentary: Building The City That We Deserve Renovations complete at Lambert Airport's Concourse A http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/renovations-complete-lambert-airports-concourse <p>Just in time for the holiday travel season, contractors at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport have finished their work on Concourse A.</p><p>The projects - part of a $70 million overhaul of Terminal 1 - include new ceilings, flooring and carpet, and completely new bathrooms.</p><p>Also included? Two new pieces of public art, which airport director Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge says are the first new pieces since the mural of black aviation was completed nearly 20 years ago.</p> Tue, 20 Dec 2011 20:39:56 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2717 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Renovations complete at Lambert Airport's Concourse A More renovation at Lambert Airport http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/more-renovation-lambert-airport-0 <p>Travelers using Lambert Airport will see some new renovation disruptions beginning next week.</p><p>Airport officials say a major phase of its renovation plan will impact&nbsp;Concourse B and Concourse&nbsp;D checkpoint areas, meaning detours for arriving and departing passengers. Construction walls will be erected around the checkpoint throughout the final two weeks of July, as well as in the atrium above in the ticketing area.</p><p>You can see the latest updates to the airport&#39;s renovation plan <a href="http://www.flystl.com/airport-experience">here</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 15 Jul 2011 22:16:05 +0000 Bill Raack 1664 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org More renovation at Lambert Airport