Resident Paula Balew says plans have been kept secret, and residents are concerned.
A lawsuit filed by the Cornbelt Bank asks that McKee’s north-side redevelopment properties be put into receivership.
Knowles hopes businesses on West Florissant begin cleaning up soon, but he says many are waiting on insurance companies, and some of the sites are sorting out environmental issues.
A massive redevelopment project is expected to begin in October
The meeting is at 6 p.m. at the North County Recreation Complex.
Members of the St. Louis Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Commission approved $8.1 million for the project Wednesday, by a 4-0 vote.
The deal could give developer Paul McKee up to 388 million dollars in TIF funding over the next 23 years.
A Minneapolis developer wants to turn a historic downtown Kansas City building into apartments where struggling artists could afford to live.
“The old buildings of the neighborhood create a sense of place. You know you’re in old North St. Louis versus generic anywhere.”
Deteriorated parts of the train shed and parking areas will be fixed under the $50 million redevelopment plan.