Downtown STL, Inc. and City of St. Louis leaders announce the next major phase in the redevelopment of Washington Avenue’s historic Garment District, including the city’s choice of a nationally-renowned design firm to lead the development of new architecture within the district.
The Garment District is roughly bounded by Delmar Blvd., Tucker Blvd., St. Charles Street, N.
15th Street, Olive Street, N. 18th Street, Washington Ave., and Lucas Ave. Elements of the placemaking plan for the District will include:
● An overall branding strategy and marketing framework for identity and promotion of the
● A framework for developing the built environment within the district that is appealing and
visually consistent with its historic elements;
● A stakeholder engagement process to gather input and ongoing feedback from residents, business owners, visitors, and others;
● A sound and actionable implementation strategy that considers available resources and
challenges related to the recommended plan and provides goals, guidelines, and cost estimates for the recommended plan.