Cordish Company http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Ballpark Village gets final state approval http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ballpark-village-gets-final-state-approval <p>Seven years and two false starts later, the <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cardinals-will-again-seek-approval-build-ballpark-village">long-delayed</a> Ballpark Village has gotten approval from the state of Missouri.</p><p>Today's nod from the Missouri Development Finance Board allows the St. Louis Cardinals and the site's developer, the Cordish Companies, to sell $17 million worth of bonds, which will fund the infrastructure at the 10-acre site.</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 21:44:55 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 4646 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Ballpark Village gets final state approval Cardinals' Ballpark Village could break ground by end of year http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cardinals-ballpark-village-could-break-ground-end-year <p>Officials with the St. Louis Cardinals say construction should begin on the much-delayed Ballpark Village by this coming fall.</p><p>The $100 million project received support Thursday from the Missouri Downtown Economic Stimulus Authority&mdash;known as MODESA.</p><p>MODESA&rsquo;s support frees up $17 million in bonds set to expire by the end of the year&mdash;a fact which has the Cardinals, their developer Cordish Co. and the City of St. Louis moving quickly to clear these last few hurdles.</p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 22:57:16 +0000 Adam Allington 4062 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cardinals' Ballpark Village could break ground by end of year Cardinals will again seek approval to build Ballpark Village http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cardinals-will-again-seek-approval-build-ballpark-village <p>This is a story that may sound familiar to some of you.</p><p>The St. Louis Cardinals and developer Cordish Cos. will step in front of a city agency on July 5 to outline their plans for <a href="http://stlouis.cardinals.mlb.com/stl/ballpark/ballpark_village.jsp">Ballpark Village</a>, the 10-acre site north of Busch Stadium.</p> Mon, 21 May 2012 21:15:56 +0000 Rachel Lippmann & Kelsey Proud 3749 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cardinals will again seek approval to build Ballpark Village A familiar, small step forward for Ballpark Village http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/familiar-small-step-forward-ballpark-village <p>City's Downtown Economic Stimulus Authority has signed off on subsidies for the project, which could total $189 million if everything promised is built</p> Wed, 19 Jan 2011 22:19:57 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 353 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org A familiar, small step forward for Ballpark Village Panel to hit "restart" on Ballpark Village http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/panel-hit-restart-ballpark-village <p>Remember <a href="http://www.stlballparkvillage.com/">Ballpark Village?</a> The multi-million dollar development at the site of the old Busch Stadium that was supposed to rival <a href="http://www.powerandlightdistrict.com/">Kansas City's Power and Light District?</a> (And is in fact a product of the same developer, <a href="http://www.cordish.com/">Cordish Companies</a>.) The development that in 2008 became not-so-affectionately known as <a href="http://www.beloblog.com/KMOV_Blogs/sportsblog/2008/06/lake-dewitt.html">Lake DeWitt?</a> That was supposed to be partially completed by the All Star Game and instead got turned into a <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/stlouis/stories/2009/03/16/daily33.html">parking lot and softball field?</a></p><p>Well, kind of like a cat, the project lives again. And this time, <a href="http://stlcin.missouri.org/alderman/alderman.cfm?ward=7">Ald. Phyllis Young</a> says she thinks something substantial will get built.</p><p> Tue, 18 Jan 2011 15:34:26 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 328 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Panel to hit "restart" on Ballpark Village