The proposed lease agreement between St. Louis and Portland must still be approved by Portland’s transit agency today.
TIAM Weekend: St. Louis’ Walk Of Fame & Christmas Concert At The Cathedral
Charlie Brennan – Friday, November 15th – Blueberry Hill’s Joe Edwards on His New Book; Dr. Charles Willey of Innovare on Affordable Health Care Act
Charlie talks with Blueberry Hill’s Joe Edwards about “St. Louis Walk of Fame”; and with Dr. Charles Willey of Innovare Health Advocates about the Affordable Health Care Act.
Opponents of the proposed Loop Trolley file a lawsuit in federal court, claiming it was improperly voted on and would lay track beyond the boundaries originally set.
Lease the Loop, is dedicated to filling retail vacancies in the shopping and restaurant district. It went live in July.
“Now that it is shutdown there is no communication with the Federal Transit Administration due to the shutdown,” Delmar Loop developer Joe Edwards said.
Joe Edwards says he is actually thankful the Federal Transit Authority (FTA) threatened to pull more than $22 million in funding for the Loop Trolley project.
World Golf Hall of Famer Judy Rankin is coming home for a ceremony in the Delmar Loop.
Joe Edwards owns Blueberry Hill, and says the new development is the best thing to happen to the neighborhood in years.
Edwards says the loss of a million dollar donation from the Missouri History Museum is frustrating but it won’t derail the project.