Demolition deferred, Deck Delineated, Alleyway Acquired

710 and 712 Walnut Still Endangered Lengthy caption, I realize, but several things are simmering in the downtown stew today and I wanted to include them all. Let’s take them one at a time. Though several members were absent and the audience was virtually non-existent, the Downtown Design Review Board met yesterday and held a […]

Breaking News, Bad News and Old City Business Bits

Breaking News: The Oliver Hotel (they are no longer Saints) is open for business. The first customers checked in yesterday. Dann Black, the assistant general manager was kind enough to show me around. He asked that I not take pictures until they have photographs on the website, but he was very gracious as he showed […]