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Mayor Mark Stodola Looks to Keep Main Street Makeover Moving

by George Waldon 9/14/2015 12:00 am

A mix of retail and of-fice buildings that decades ago were part of the city’s historic commercial core have combined with new construction to recast a string of properties. A foundation of restaurants, apartments and the performing arts will be joined by a high-rise hotel redevelopment and the Little Rock Tech Park.

Lawsuit, Liens Hit Scott Reed’s Main Street Projects

by George Waldon 8/3/2015 12:00 am

Contractors have more than $1.5 million in claims for unpaid work on two unfinished Main Street redevelopments in downtown Little Rock. The liens and lawsuit add to a track record of overreaching, underfinanced, subsidy-supported development in the city.

Despite Sale, Symphony Ready for New Offices in M.M. Cohn Building

by Alexis Hosticka and Lance Turner 7/10/2015 4:07 pm

The executive director of the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra said she's looking forward to moving into new offices inside the renovated M.M. Cohn Co. building downtown, even as the building's owner prepares to sell the property.

New Life As Aloft Hotel Latest Possibility for Downtown's Boyle Building

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/11/2013 12:00 am

Have you heard about a would-be redevelopment that could result in a new hotel for downtown Little Rock? The property in question is the 12-story Boyle Building at 501 Main St., a historic property built in 1909 as the State Bank Building. A hotel banner under consideration is Aloft.

Dreaming Big: Little Rock Unveils Plans for Main Street Creative Corridor

by Mark Carter 12/12/2012 3:18 pm

The City of Little Rock and the Downtown Little Rock Partnership publicly unveiled a big-picture vision for the Main Street corridor on Wednesday.