Friday, October 20, 2006

ONSL Revitalization in the News

The Post-Dispatch had a positive story in today’s paper about the revitalization in progress throughout ONSL. (The article can be found online at: Post-Dispatch 10/20 ONSL article)

The article makes reference to “the reconstruction of five historic brick buildings that had pretty much fallen apart.” To help illustrate the full meaning of that reconstruction, we’re providing before and after views of the back side of 1440 Monroe:

So, for those who question whether the Mullanphy Building (see the past two postings below) can be re-built, just take a look a few blocks north for pretty darn remarkable examples of what can be accomplished with the right resources and the commitment to getting it done.

-posted by Sean Thomas

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Welcome to the Old North St. Louis Restoration Group's blog. What's New in Old North chronicles the dramatic transformation under way in the neighborhood of Old North St. Louis. As a neighborhood just north of Downtown St. Louis, Old North is becoming a dynamic urban village of new and historic homes, a landmark eating establishment, beautiful community gardens, and a diverse, friendly, and engaged community.

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