Category Archives: northside

project statement: new, improved, and revised

Several narratives distinguish the city of Saint Louis.  Historically, it has historically served as a frontier trading village; both a stop and a destination for Exodusters following Emancipation and African Americans seeking work during the Great Migration; and an inland … Continue reading

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NorthSide back on?

One question that has frequently come up in this project is what the impetus in re-imagining the Pruitt-Igoe site would be.  Why now? The easy answer has always been that the JNEM stands to gain $300 $600 Million in funding … Continue reading

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