Category Archives: Carr Square

Redeveloping the Pruitt-Igoe Site

by Michael R. Allen The Mayor’s office is talking with a pharmaceutical company about building a plant on the site of the Pruitt-Igoe housing projects. First question: How many full-time jobs with benefits would the plant create? The article states … Continue reading

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Carr School

by Michael R. Allen Located on Carr Street between 14th and 15th streets, the Carr School has stood as a forlorn reminder that the downtown renovation boom has left many buildings behind. The Carr School, an elementary school designed in … Continue reading

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