Weather-permitting, IKEA will try again today to hang its 15-foot yellow letters on its big blue building under construction in Midtown.
Installation of the blue panels is a construction milestone that ensures the store will open in fall 2015, according to a news release.
Construction has technically been well underway for several weeks already
Crews working on an access drive for grain silos next to the IKEA site came across a brick tomb with bones inside.
Groundbreaking for the IKEA store will be Tuesday, June 24 at 10 a.m.
IKEA announced Thursday that it is buying a long-planned wind-energy project in eastern Illinois as part of the company’s initiative to offset its energy use with renewable energy generation.
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Swedish furniture giant IKEA, long rumored to be considering a St. Louis store, announced Wednesday morning that it is opening its first Missouri location in St. Louis.
NextSTL blogger Alex Ihnen told KMOX that the Swedish retailer will finally build a store in St. Louis’ Midtown neighborhood at Forest Park Ave. and Vandeventer.
“I’m in a little bit of an awkward situation because I do know what’s going on, but we’ve all been asked not to talk about it.”