Partnership for Downtown St. Louis

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St. Louis Streetcar Stalled After Lack of TIGER Funding

Last week’s federal TIGER transportation grants gave millions for a new MetroLink station and to expand another, but gave none for a streetcar between downtown and the Central West End.

09/16/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Security Cameras in Downtown St. Louis Had Eyes on Armed Robbery

The head of the Partnership for Downtown St. Louis says she was skeptical when she heard reports of an armed robbery at Ballpark Village, and as it turns out she was right.

08/08/2014

(credit: Taste of St. Louis/Facebook)

St. Louis Leaders Unconcerned About “Taste” Moving

With the announcement that the Taste of St. Louis is moving to Chesterfield, why aren’t St. Louis leaders concerned about the loss of the event?

03/04/2014

(AP) - The Macy's department store in downtown St. Louis is shutting its doors for good on Tuesday. 

The retailer announced the closing in June of a central-city location that had been open under various names for nearly 90 years. At its height, the 189,000-square-foot department store occupied seven floors of the Railway Exchange Building on Olive Street. 

(Photo/KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

With Macy’s Gone, What’s Next for a Historic Building?

St. Louis has joined the ranks of St. Paul, Minnesota and Houston, Texas as cities in which Macy’s has closed the doors of a downtown department store.

08/07/2013

Washington Avenue

Downtown Population Growing, Now 14,000

Missy Kelley with the Partnership for Downtown says over 90 percent of downtown is occupied with 500 new residents moving in each year.

05/28/2013

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Study: Trolley Would Benefit St. Louis

The Partnership for Downtown St. Louis found that a streetcar line could spur an estimated $540 million in development in its first five years.

03/04/2013

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