development http://news.stlpublicradio.org en While Northside Waits, Clemens House Crumbles http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/while-northside-waits-clemens-house-crumbles <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A huge redevelopment project on St. Louis’ north side has been in a holding pattern for years.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A lawsuit challenged the city’s authorization of millions of dollars in tax incentives for the 1,500-acre development </span>“Northside<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Regeneration.”</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Missouri Supreme Court could rule on the case as early as Tuesday.</span></p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 12:39:53 +0000 Maria Altman 9557 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org While Northside Waits, Clemens House Crumbles Grand Opening Brings 120 New Apartments To St. Louis' 18th Ward http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/grand-opening-brings-120-new-apartments-st-louis-18th-ward <p></p><p>120 mixed-income apartments are now available to residents of St. Louis’18th&nbsp;Ward, just north of the old Gaslight Square.</p><p>The project, called "North Sarah Apartments," is a LEED-certified green community, with garden style and townhouse apartments.</p><p>18th Ward Alderman Terry Kennedy said the project was envisioned by residents over 10 years ago.</p><p>Central to their idea, Kennedy says, was the restoration of a commercial district on North Sarah Street.</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 13:03:58 +0000 Adam Allington 5677 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Grand Opening Brings 120 New Apartments To St. Louis' 18th Ward Public meeting to discuss north St. Louis riverfront development http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/public-meeting-discuss-north-st-louis-riverfront-development <p>The <a href="http://stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/sldc/about-SLDC.cfm#">St. Louis Development Corporation</a> is holding a public meeting on Tuesday afternoon to discuss <a href="http://www.scribd.com/doc/47511762/St-Louis-North-Riverfront-Land-use-Study-RFQ">plans to develop the north St. Louis riverfront</a>.</p><p>The engineering firm <a href="http://www.hntb.com/">HNTB</a> has been studying the 3,000-acre area for the city, to figure out what&rsquo;s needed to turn it into a freight transportation hub. The city also wants to attract new businesses and jobs.</p><p> Mon, 22 Aug 2011 10:00:00 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 1913 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Public meeting to discuss north St. Louis riverfront development TIF report finds little regional benefit http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/tif-report-finds-little-regional-benefit <p>Are public incentives likes <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tax_increment_financing">TIFs </a>and <a href="http://www.modot.mo.gov/partnershipdevelopment/documents/TDDInfo.pdf">TDDs </a>worth it? An <a href="http://www.ewgateway.org/pdffiles/library/dirr/TIFFinalRpt.pdf">updated report</a> by the <a href="http://www.ewgateway.org/default.htm">East-West Gateway Council of Governments</a> says probably not.</p> Wed, 26 Jan 2011 22:50:49 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 403 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org TIF report finds little regional benefit