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Barnett On Washington (Photo courtesy of barnettonwashblog.com)

Old Buildings & the People Who Love/Save Them

Seventeen projects were awarded at the Landmarks Association of St. Louis’ Most Enhanced Awards 2014. Thank goodness they built these beauties to last!

05/29/2014

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Lawrence Group to Buy Missouri Theater Building

The last vacant building in Grand Center is on the verge of becoming a residential and commercial development.

11/22/2013

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Appreciating Architecture and Renewal

Travel around the nation, and often, you can’t tell where you are. Every strip mall with their chain stores looks like same. From the interstate with its sound-barriers, you could be in Kansas or Colorado or Ohio. Fortunately in St. Louis, some are fighting hard to preserve our unique architecture.

05/07/2013

A rendering of the proposed, $80 million Saint Louis University Ambulatory Care Center, at the corner or Grand and Chouteau in St. Louis. (Provided by SLU)

SLU Falls Short in Effort to Demolish Pevely Dairy

The decision allows SLU to demolish two buildings on the property, a large garage and the milk plant, but denies any right to tear down the smokestack and the main building, known milk bottle tiles on the front and a large Pevely sign on the roof.

12/20/2011

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