The Jaco Report: North St. Louis Redevelopment

Posted on: 10:47 am, April 14, 2013, by , updated on: 10:27am, April 14, 2013


(KTVI)-On the Jaco Report, Charles Jaco takes an in-depth look at the planned north St. Louis redevelopment project by sitting down with the developer himself, Paul McKee, and his wife, Midge, who has been working on the project with him.  His is an ambitious plan to totally re-make and re-build two square miles of the city’s north side, bringing homes, jobs, offices, streets, and more back to the area.

Can urban blight, desolation, and hopelessness be turned around in St. Louis or are we being scammed?

The Missouri Supreme Court this week gave the project the go-ahead after years of delays, but critics still say the McKee project is a waste of time and tax dollars.

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