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Grand entrance: $950M Union Row proposed for Downtown

Posted on 11/15/2018

The largest mixed-use development in Memphis history goes public this week, promising to transform a haggard Downtown gateway with apartments, stores, restaurants, a hotel, office towers, parking structures, green spaces, even a half-acre park perched over a roadway like a rooftop.

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'Mighty Lights' Introduces Dual LED Lighting Package to Bookend Memphis Riverfront

Posted on 5/30/2018

Memphis Bridge Lighting Inc., the nonprofit that orchestrated the dynamic Philips LED lighting package on Big River Crossing in October 2016, is proud to introduce Mighty Lights, a nightly attraction that combines the lighting of both the Big River Crossing and soon-to-be re-illuminated Hernando de Soto bridges.

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St. Jude to Build $412M 'Linchpin' Advanced Research Center

Posted on 2/21/2018

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is creating a $412 million research center, the largest project ever on the Memphis hospital's campus. 

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DCA Unveils New-Look Downtown HQ

Posted on 2/14/2018

Creative communications consulting firm, DCA has submitted plans for its new South Main headquarters to the Downtown Memphis Commission.

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Memphis Greenspace Moves Forward with Park Activation Plans

Posted on 1/25/2018

Memphis Greenspace, Inc., a Tennessee nonprofit corporation with a mission to start, strengthen and support neighborhood and community involvement surrounding park-based recreation, has announced its spring activation strategy for its current park portfolio of Memphis Park and Health Sciences Park.

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DMC names Top 10 Downtown redevelopment 'game changers'

Posted on 1/22/2018

The Downtown Memphis Commission (DMC) has created a new list of vacant properties that it wants to see redeveloped.

Complied by new DMC president Jennifer Oswalt and Brett Roler, DMC vice president of planning and development, the list of "game changers" is meant to raise awareness while also sending a clear message to Downtown property owners.

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Edge project developers approved for $19 million tax break

Posted on 8/8/2017

The $73 million mixed-use development set to transform Memphis's Edge District got a big boost from the Downtown Memphis Commission (DMC) Tuesday morning.

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DRB Approves New Lighting for Hernando Desoto Bridge

Posted on 6/7/2017

The same Philips Lighting that's caught the eyes of Memphians on Big River Crossing will soon come to the famous "M" bridge.

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See Inside: Future ServiceMaster headquarters

Posted on 4/27/2017

The word “transformation” does not capture the scope of work underway at the future headquarters of Memphis-based ServiceMaster Global Holding Inc.‚Äč

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OPEN ON MAIN - Open for Business Beginning May 1

Posted on 4/20/2017

Open for Main - Downtown Memphis Commission's latest pop-up activation at 7 and 9 N. Main, Memphis, Tenn.

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