Comet Redevelopment

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Comet Redevelopment

Said clipping mentions the intentions of Municorp to redevelop the area around and including the Comet into an arts and entertainment district similar to a mix of central west end and Grand Center but catering specifically to the African American community. In addition to rehabilitating the old theater as a performing arts center wings would be added to show traditional movies. Ultimately the project failed to find the UDAG project money it needed and fell apart.

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localarchivstSTL
localarchivstSTL on September 2, 2017 at 9:22 pm

The date of the article is November 11th, 1985

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