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First New Park of Arch Grounds Renovations Opens

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The entire riverfront re-development won’t be completed until 2017, but a piece of the project opened to the public Wednesday.

The new Luther Ely Smith Square ‘green space’ goes from east of the Old Courthouse across Memorial Drive to the Arch grounds. 197 more words

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Riverboat Operator Holds Out Hope For Revival

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – While the Chesterfield Valley has become a shopper’s paradise and Valmeyer has a new home on the bluff, one area still has not recovered from the Flood of 1993, two decades later: the downtown St. 173 more words

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KCI Awarded "Park Over the Highway" Contract

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The effort to link the Arch Grounds with downtown have taken a big step forward recently.

The Missouri Department of Transportation has awarded the contract to build the “lid” over I-70 to KCI Construction for $26.4 million. 144 more words

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Packing it Up: Fair St. Louis Clean Up Begins

ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)-Crews descended on the St. Louis Archgrounds Sunday to clean up after the end of Fair St. Louis 2013. Mary Jo Hemkins is the special events coordinator for Lohr Distributing.  383 more words

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Packing it Up: Fair St. Louis Clean Up Begins

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Crews descended on the St. Louis Archgrounds Sunday to clean up after the end of Fair St. Louis 2013. Mary Jo Hemkins is the special events coordinator for Lohr Distributing.  383 more words

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St. Louis City Board of Aldermen Pass I-70, Archgrounds 'Lid' Plan

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The St. Louis City Board of Aldermen Wednesday passed the final language on a bill to put a grassy lid over the downtown depressed lanes of I-70 and reroute Memorial Drive, so pedestrians can walk from the Old Court House to the Arch. 128 more words

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Riverfront Redesign Moves Ahead With New Budget

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A project to revitalize the St. Louis riverfront is taking shape, at least on paper.

Susan Trautman, executive director with Great Rivers Greenway, says engineers were able to trim millions of dollars from the original estimate to place a “lid” over I-70 to connect the Archgrounds to downtown. 178 more words

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