25 April 2011

Loop Trolley development moves forward in St Louis

The Loop Trolley is the brainchild of local entrepreneur Joe Edwards, a well known local figure and the developer of The Loop, the metro area’s popular, six-block, retail/entertainment strip and an award winning example of successful urban revitalization. 

The Loop Trolley is envisioned as a fixed-track, vintage-style system to serve locals and tourists alike. It would help to tie two neighborhoods together and bridge a development divide. Edwards has emphasized the importance of a fixed-track system as being the most conducive to development, because developers can put stock in its permanence.... read the full story here.