Developer Paul McKee presented Wednesday afternoon another planned development for his long-awaited NorthSide Regeneration Project in St. Louis.
The developer addressed a small crowd gathered on the future site of a development, located at North 13th Street and Tucker Boulevard, that will include a fresh food market and a gasoline station.
The GreenLeaf Market will be run by Good Natured Family Farms, a farmers’ group that provides fresh food from small family farms around the Kansas City area.
Yet, residents who lived in the area didn’t seem impressed with McKee’s latest plans. They say it’s just another promise to try and persuade the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, or NGA, to relocate to McKee’s 1,500-acre site.
“He hasn’t put one brick in the ground,” said Joyce Cooks, a resident near the site for more than 40 years. “The neighborhood is crumbling.”
But McKee said the shovels will be ready to break ground, likely in ...Read More>>