CORTEX

Ted Spaid with SWT Design shows a tour group the rainscaping his firm designed outside the Cortex building in midtown St. Louis on April 24, 2015. (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Cortex & MSD Show Off Rainscaping Project

Goal is to reduce stormwater in sewers, while turning concrete into a green space.

04/24/2015

World Wide Technology's headquarters space in Maryland Heights. (Photo WWT)

World Wide Technology Sniffs Around for New Headquarters

World Wide Technology is considering both sides of the river for headquarters expansion.

03/30/2015

TechShop's location in San Francisco, Ca. (Photo via TechShop)

TechShop Commits to Build Workshop in St. Louis’ Cortex District

The do-it-yourself workshop and fabrication studio will let inventors and entrepreneurs make their ideas into reality

11/14/2014

Photo: cortexstl.com

Sen. McCaskill Announces $10.3M TIGER Grant for CORTEX MetroLink Station

Sen. Claire McCaskill has announced a $10.3 million TIGER grant for a CORTEX MetroLink station and expansion of the Central West End MetroLink station.

09/09/2014

Photo: cortexstl.com

Gov. Nixon’s Veto Stings Cortex Innovation District

$11 million for a MetroLink station in the district was cut by the Governor.

06/26/2014

Even though a ceremonial groundbreaking has yet to happen, construction is already well underway on the site for IKEA. (Photo: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

It’s Real: IKEA Groundbreaking Today

Construction has technically been well underway for several weeks already

06/24/2014

Photo: cortexstl.com

CORTEX Innovation District Gets Nod from the Brookings Institute

The Brookings Institute holds St. Louis’s CORTEX Innovation District in the same esteem as similar districts in Cambridge, Massachusetts and Philadelphia.

06/09/2014

Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Human Remains Found Near IKEA Site

Crews working on an access drive for grain silos next to the IKEA site came across a brick tomb with bones inside.

06/06/2014

Photo: cortexstl.com

CORTEX Seeks Developer for Residential Project, Nearby MetroLink Stop

CORTEX wants a developer to build a residential tower, is preparing for IKEA and has Sen. McCaskill helping fund a new MetroLink stop.

04/16/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Sen. McCaskill Hosting Technology Q&A at CORTEX

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill will host a Q&A about St. Louis’ role as a tech hub at CORTEX at 2:30 p.m. today.

04/15/2014

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