IKEA Celebrates 1st BirthdayIn addition to the 40 percent increase in sales tax revenue in that zip code, IKEA helps spur the continued growth of the Cortex district.
Photos: 'City Foundry' to Transform Run-Down St. Louis FactoryThe Federal Mogul factory will be transformed by a $340 million project including restaurants, food stalls, and retail and office space.
TechShop Hires Manufacturing Veteran Ahead of OpeningThe facility will boast more than a million dollars in professional equipment, including laser cutters, welding equipment, a wood shop, sewing machines and 3-D printers.
Cortex District Getting "Vegetable Forward" RestaurantCortex President Dennis Lower said the restaurant will help the technology district become a "thriving, dynamic community."
Plans for Plant Science District Coming This SummerA master plan will be finished by the end of the summer, says St. Louis Economic Development Partnership's CEO.
Square Opening St. Louis OfficeThe company was founded in St. Louis in 2009 by Dorsey and Jim McKelvey.
Industry Leaders Expect Construction Boom in St. LouisThey say even without an NFL stadium or a defense mapping headquarters the city will be in demand of construction employees.
Cortex & MSD Show Off Rainscaping ProjectGoal is to reduce stormwater in sewers, while turning concrete into a green space.
World Wide Technology Sniffs Around for New HeadquartersWorld Wide Technology is considering both sides of the river for headquarters expansion.
TechShop Commits to Build Workshop in St. Louis' Cortex DistrictThe do-it-yourself workshop and fabrication studio will let inventors and entrepreneurs make their ideas into reality
Sen. McCaskill Announces $10.3M TIGER Grant for CORTEX MetroLink StationSen. Claire McCaskill has announced a $10.3 million TIGER grant for a CORTEX MetroLink station and expansion of the Central West End MetroLink station.
Gov. Nixon's Veto Stings Cortex Innovation District$11 million for a MetroLink station in the district was cut by the Governor.