Archive | September, 2020

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1858: The Palmatary Map of Lafayette Square

Richard Compton and Camile Dry rightly deserve credit for their amazingly comprehensive 1875¬† pictorial map of St Louis. It is the standard by which others are judged, and certainly worth your study if new to the subject. I highly recommend the expandable version on the Library of Congress site: There have been other pictorial […]


Lafayette Square Strategic Plan Update (And another chance to share your thoughts!)

From the Strategic Plan Committee We would (still) love to hear from you about the draft of the Strategic Plan. In recognition of the challenges we’re all facing and the changes in neighborhood meetings and communication, we’ve extended the comment¬† period for the Strategic Plan. The community comment period for the Strategic Plan is ongoing, […]