Updates Up North

More of the front portal of St. Augustine’s church has fallen down, dashed on the steps. Or possibly, the monogram roundel has been stolen, as I do not see its rubble below. See this earlier post (second photo) to understand what is now missing.

And meanwhile, the absurdity of the Northside TIF continues, as the forest that grew up over the last twenty years at the Pruitt-Igoe site is being cleared for a hospital, or something like that. I thought the forest was an embarrassment, but then again, so are the plans for its site.

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