St. Louis Post-Dispatch

October 28, 2007, 1pm PDT
<p>Joining the ranks of other major American cities like Chicago, San Francisco and Houston, St. Louis has lost its bid to build a citywide wi-fi network. AT&amp;T cites high costs as it pulls out.</p>
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
September 23, 2007, 12pm PDT
<p>Centene Corporation will build its new corporate headquarters at mixed-use Ballpark Village development in Downtown St. Louis City instead of Downtown Clayton, a suburb and the region's 'second downtown'</p>
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
September 4, 2007, 9am PDT
<p>In a bid to revive the city's downtown and riverfront, some St. Louis officials want to reclaim some of the 91 pastoral acres now dedicated for the Gateway Arch National Park.</p>
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
August 11, 2007, 11am PDT
<p>Officials and developers in St. Louis continue their quest to draw a Major League Soccer team to the city with recently revealed plans for a major stadium-housing-retail-office complex.</p>
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
August 2, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>In Missouri, towns are embracing New Urbanism and reviving main street districts or even creating new downtowns where they didn't exist.</p>
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
June 27, 2007, 6am PDT
<p>Several communities have used ordinances to favor masonry over vinyl siding, but the practice is being challenged by a lawsuit arguing that the added cost prices out low-income minorities.</p>
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
April 13, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>A navigation channeling project started in the early 1900s destroyed more than 300,000 acres of midwest wetlands. Now, a new pumping system on the Mississippi River is reviving the wetlands and rejuvenating their wildlife populations.</p>
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
December 6, 2006, 2pm PST
<p>Want a house with urban feel without the urban strife? Developers are building new loft projects outside of big-city downtowns that cater to people who want loft living but prefer a more suburban life.</p>
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
November 13, 2006, 9am PST
<p>After 100 years, progress marches on to bulldoze the suburban St. Louis neighborhood of Hadley Township.</p>
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
April 5, 2006, 10am PDT
Through reliance on tax revenue and tax increment financing (TIF) projects, small cities must attract developers to sustain themselves, according to this op-ed.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
May 3, 2005, 8am PDT
Lifestyles, high gas prices, and the Smart Commute Initiatve combine to provide ample incentive to ride transit in St. Louis.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
December 7, 2004, 6am PST
Since 1999, more than 1,000 loft units have opened with more than 600 units under construction, and almost double that amount are expected over the next two years.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
July 28, 2004, 12pm PDT
Efforts to protect the largest monument in the United States---the Gateway Arch in St. Louis---from terrorist attacks are complicated by architectural criticisms and lack of opportunity for public comment.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
July 7, 2004, 10am PDT
Struggling to halt the planned demolition of the 108-year-old Century Building, St. Louis preservationists find themselves up against an unexpected adversary---the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
June 12, 2004, 11am PDT
Water buildup from recent thunderstorms causes a sinkhole under man-made Lake Chesterfield.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
January 15, 2004, 2pm PST
In suburban St. Louis, developers and local officials see denser, pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods as land-use possibilities.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
January 14, 2004, 9am PST
St. Louis' older suburbs are copying traditional city neighborhoods in an effort to attract residents.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
December 10, 2003, 11am PST
People who live in high-density neighborhoods tend to weigh less.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
December 8, 2003, 6am PST
Two St. Louis architects defend Busch Stadium in the face of plans for its demolition and replacement with a 'cheap imitation' of Baltimore's Camden Yards.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
March 20, 2003, 6am PST
Building owners and architects are coming up with innovative strategies to protect commercial buildings.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch