Paul McKee http://news.stlpublicradio.org en McKee Announces Progress In North St. Louis But No Plans For Streets And Sidewalks http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mckee-announces-progress-north-st-louis-no-plans-streets-and-sidewalks <p>Developer Paul McKee <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/work-begins-and-project-be-announced-within-northside-regeneration" target="_blank">unveiled plans Wednesday for an urgent care facility</a> on the north side of St. Louis, but questions at the press event turned to the lack of infrastructure projects in McKee's massive, 1,500 acre redevelopment area.</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 21:58:15 +0000 Maria Altman 37918 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org McKee Announces Progress In North St. Louis But No Plans For Streets And Sidewalks Work Begins And Project To Be Announced Within Northside Regeneration http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/work-begins-and-project-be-announced-within-northside-regeneration <p>A new urgent care hospital is planned within the Northside Regeneration project in north St. Louis.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Developer Paul McKee will announce plans Wednesday for the first big project within the 1,500-acre footprint of the redevelopment zone. Mayor Francis Slay, state Sen. </span>Jamilah<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Nasheed<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and state Rep. Penny Hubbard are expected to attend.</span></p> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 17:22:31 +0000 Maria Altman 37769 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Work Begins And Project To Be Announced Within Northside Regeneration McKee Gets Extension to Pay Northside Regeneration Project Legal Fees http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mckee-gets-extension-pay-northside-regeneration-project-legal-fees <p>Developer Paul McKee has two weeks to reimburse the city of St. Louis for legal fees associated with his Northside Regeneration project.&nbsp;</p><p>The city’s Board of Estimate and Apportionment voted Wednesday to give McKee until April 30 to pay approximately $57,000 in legal fees. That money is associated with a roughly three-year legal battle over McKee's proposal to redevelop portions of north St. Louis.</p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:24:39 +0000 Jason Rosenbaum 35357 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org McKee Gets Extension to Pay Northside Regeneration Project Legal Fees A Day Later Than Expected, NorthSide Bills Clear First Legislative Hurdle http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/day-later-expected-northside-bills-clear-first-legislative-hurdle <p>Slowly but surely, developer Paul McKee&rsquo;s plan to make over a large section of the city of St. Louis is again coming to fruition.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The legislation approved by the city&rsquo;s Housing, Urban Development and Zoning committee today authorizes additional tax incentives for McKee&rsquo;s </span>NorthSide<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Regeneration Initiative, and restarts the development clock for the entire project.</span></p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 22:06:15 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 30540 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org A Day Later Than Expected, NorthSide Bills Clear First Legislative Hurdle Strong Discussion But No Vote At Hearing On NorthSide Project http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/strong-discussion-no-vote-hearing-northside-project <p>Big political weight was behind two NorthSide Regeneration bills that went before <a href="http://stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/aldermen/committee.cfm?committeeDetail=true&amp;comId=1">a St. Louis aldermanic committee</a> Tuesday morning, but no vote was taken after four aldermen failed to attend.</p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 20:41:56 +0000 Maria Altman 30509 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Strong Discussion But No Vote At Hearing On NorthSide Project Hearings Tuesday Would Push McKee Redevelopment Project Forward Again http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/hearings-tuesday-would-push-mckee-redevelopment-project-forward-again <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Legislative hearings get underway next week on the measures that could finally lead to the start of Paul McKee&rsquo;s massive redevelopment project for north St. Louis.</span></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 21:58:19 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 30426 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Hearings Tuesday Would Push McKee Redevelopment Project Forward Again Politically Speaking: Mayor Slay On A Gun Court, City Entering County And Northside Regeneration http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/politically-speaking-mayor-slay-gun-court-city-entering-county-and-northside-regeneration <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Every week, St. Louis Public Radio&rsquo;s Chris McDaniel joins the St. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 10:10:00 +0000 Chris McDaniel 30142 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Politically Speaking: Mayor Slay On A Gun Court, City Entering County And Northside Regeneration Northside Regeneration Moves Forward To Board Of Aldermen http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/northside-regeneration-moves-forward-board-aldermen <p>The St. Louis Tax Increment Financing Commission voted to activate the last two phases of the Northside Regeneration project Wednesday morning, which has more than $190 in TIF funding.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Six commissioners voted yes with one, Ken Hutchinson, abstaining.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It now will move to the Board of Aldermen where the Housing, Urban Development, and Zoning committee likely will hear it.</span></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 14:49:36 +0000 Maria Altman 29821 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Northside Regeneration Moves Forward To Board Of Aldermen Public Outcry Leads To Another Delay For McKee's Northside Project http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/public-outcry-leads-another-delay-mckees-northside-project <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/term/northside-regeneration-initiative">$8.1 billion plan</a> to remake a big chunk of north St. Louis continues to face stiff opposition, four years after it was first made public.</span></p><p>More than 200 people, most of them opposed to the Northside Regeneration Initiative, packed the St. Louis city Tax Increment Financing Commission meeting today urging its members to spike the project completely.</p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 22:04:55 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 29475 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Public Outcry Leads To Another Delay For McKee's Northside Project Legal Roundtable: Marathon Bomber, Blood Alcohol Test, TIF, Etc. http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/legal-roundtable-marathon-bomber-blood-alcohol-test-tif-etc <p>Legal questions surround the arrest of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing who was captured on Friday.</p><p>What is the role of the public safety exception as it relates to Miranda rights? Were civil rights violated as a result of the lockdown? &nbsp;Should Tsarnaev be tried as an enemy combatant as some Republican legislators have suggested?</p><p>The questions surrounding the surviving suspect of the Boston Marathon bombing were discussed by a panel of legal experts, as part of our monthly legal roundtable discussion.</p><p></p><p>The panelists included:</p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 20:29:57 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 25672 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Legal Roundtable: Marathon Bomber, Blood Alcohol Test, TIF, Etc.