ST. LOUIS (KPLR) - There are signs of all shapes and sizes around St. Louis celebrating the success of the Cardinals. Downtown STL Inc. hopes the city will be blanketed with signs of support for a team that’s helped boost downtown activity.
“It makes a huge difference to the vibrancy and really the economy of downtown,” said Melissa “Missy” Kelley, Downtown STL Inc. President & CEO. She said anyone walking around downtown during the playoffs can feel the added energy.
Downtown STL Inc. is selling banners that read, “Let’s Go Cards.” The banners range in size. The small end is 2 feet x 6 feet. The largest size is 8 feet x 32 feet. Anyone interested in ordering one can contact Downtown STL at 314-436-6500.
The signs are designed and created by Fastsigns of Bridgeton. Owner Barry Roufa says his staff feels an enormous sense of pride whenever they see one of the company’s banners.
“It means a lot to us,” Roufa said.
His company has created a number of different Cardinals designs for Downtown STL Inc. over the years. He says anyone can contact his company at 314-429-8854 to purchase one.