Downtown Heats Up With Big Project Announcements

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Downtown advocates point to about 500 million dollars worth of investment currently being poured into the downtown area. Big projects like the Mississippi River Bridge and the Arch Grounds are a big chunk, but a number of housing spaces like the the Peabody Opera House, and redevelopement of the Old St. Louis Center are also part of the mix.

Those involved say their biggest challenge is getting people to forget about the past, and see what's here now.

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