Category St. Louis

South City, Meet MetroLink: A No-Brainer Plan for Expansion

If you haven’t noticed, the alternative transportation bug is quickly catching in the City of St. Louis — and it’s very exciting to witness! In recent weeks, we’ve seen the approval of $7 million in New Market Credits (in addition to $8 million previous NMCs) for the Loop Trolley project, the announcement of development on […]

New Life On The Old River: Delta Queen Coming to St. Louis

St. Louis’ underutilized downtown riverfront is set to receive a big bump with news that the majestic Delta Queen steamboat will be arriving later this year as part of a “last-blast” river tour. The Delta Queen moored at St. Louis’ downtown riverfront. The vessel, which is listed both as a National Historic Landmark and on […]

The Mississippi (1.2) Mile — Part 2

Despite owing its existence to the river that runs along its eastern edge, St. Louis has severely underutilized this powerful resource as both a natural destination for tourists and locals alike and also as a place for merchants, art and innovation. A new “Mississippi Mile” would stretch from Chouteau Ave. to (and through) Laclede’s Landing […]