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Strategic Plan Launched November 15, 2020 (Replay of Virtual Meeting)

By LafayetteSquare / November 28, 2020

In early 2019 the Lafayette Square Restoration Committee voted to fund the preparation of a five year Strategic Plan for the Lafayette Square neighborhood. Input was solicited from residents, social groups, and business owners as…

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Photo Contest Entries Capture Stunning Views of Lafayette Square

By Dixie Gillaspie / October 18, 2020

We knew, just from seeing the pictures our neighbors post on social media, that we had some passionate and talented photographers in the neighborhood. So when the Lafayette Square Restoration Committee (LSRC) launched its initiative…

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Lafayette Square Restoration Committee to Accept Proposals for Website Design

By Dixie Gillaspie / June 4, 2020

As one of the initiatives outlined in the newly released Strategic Plan for Lafayette Square, the LSRC has committed to a complete redesign of their website. It is encouraged for residents and stakeholders of Lafayette…

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LSRC Takes Measures to Support and Protect Neighbors and Public During COVID-19 Outbreak

By Dixie Gillaspie / March 17, 2020

The Lafayette Square Restoration Committee (LSRC) Board has been in constant communication about what measures and recommendations will best serve our community during the pandemic. To that end, we’ll be updating this post regularly with resources, announcements, and suggestions.

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LSBA springs into action with the season

By LafayetteSquare / June 4, 2018

By Bethany Budde-Cohen & Matt Brazelton, LSBA Co-Presidents To keep up with those beautiful May flowers, the Lafayette Square Business Association continues to bloom and spring into action, excited for a busy spring and summer…

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The Grotto in Lafayette Park

Lafayette Park Gardens Report

By LafayetteSquare / June 4, 2018

On April 21, St. Louis University provided volunteers to Lafayette Park as part of their “Showers of Service” program. Two groups of students worked in the park. Matt Negri’s LSRC group worked in the Park…

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Latest Development Happenings in the Square

By LafayetteSquare / June 4, 2018

By Phil Lamczyk & Suzanne Sessions, LSRC Development Committee New Residential Construction Support of a front addition to the residence of 1609 Missouri Other Development News Development Committee is overhauling changing to our existing Standards…

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Help Support Fountain Park Plaza

By LafayetteSquare / May 31, 2018

By Mary Visintainer The middle of the business district along Park Avenue was once home to Goldstein’s South Side Auto Salvage Yard and a variety of warehouses. The junkyard, surrounded by a six foot corrugated…

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Capital Improvements Update

By LafayetteSquare / May 31, 2018

By Matt Negri Throughout the gloomy winter and spring, the LSRC has been working on many capital improvements. One of the most recent improvements involves a 200-plus foot stretch of Truman Parkway south of Park Avenue. A…

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Business Spotlight: Hamilton Hospitality

By LafayetteSquare / May 31, 2018

What are the names of your businesses?  Eleven Eleven Mississippi, Vin de Set, PW Pizza, Moulin Events & Meetings, Grand Petite Market, 21st Street Brewers Bar, Charleville Tavern and soon-to-be Hamilton Chop House. When was…

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