News Coverage Archive

2014 |2013 | 2012 |2011 | 2010 | 2009

2014

KSDK, Another step toward connecting Arch to STL
July 12, 2014

St. Louis Public Radio, Arch Grounds Improvement Project Update From CityArchRiver
May 15, 2014

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Biden lauds Arch renovation project in defending infrastructure spending
May 13, 2014

KSDK, Massive project to replace trees at the Arch
May 1, 2014

FOX 2 Now, Tour the renovations at the St. Louis Arch and riverfront
April 30, 2014

St. Louis Public Radio, CityArchRiver Announces $178 Million In Private Fundraising
April 25, 2014

KSDK, CityArchRiver unveils new robotic, panorama camera
March 17, 2014

St. Louis Public Radio, New Bridge, Traffic Routes To Open Near Gateway Arch Grounds
March 13, 2014

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Gateway Arch grounds to get $56 million more in public bonds
February 11, 2014

KMOX, Latest with the CityArchRiver project
February 6, 2014

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Arch project leaders report progress
February 5, 2014

St. Louis Public Radio, Arch Redevelopment Leaders Tout Progress, Downplay Delays
February 5, 2014

KMOV – Great Day St. Louis, The New Arch Grounds
February 3, 2014

ALIVE Magazine, The Buzz List
February 1, 2014

FOX 2 Now, My Arch Story project asks St. Louisans to share memories
January 28,2014

Riverfront Times, How To Watch Construction Live During the St. Louis Gateway Arch Expansion
January 8, 2014

2013

St. Louis Post Dispatch, Four months in, Arch grounds renovation ticking along
December 23, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Great Rivers Greenway to issue first $30 million in bonds for Arch grounds renovation
December 18, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis’ riverfront renovation serves as shining example (Guest Commentary)
December 6, 2013

ALIVE Magazine, Gateway To The Arch
December 1, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Second Arch grounds project kicks off
November 14, 2013

St. Louis Public Radio, Arch Riverfront Redevelopment Begins
November 14, 2013

KTRS, A Look at the Past and Future of the St. Louis Arch
October 28, 2013

KMOV, Busy downtown area closing as part of Arch upgrade
October 14, 2013

Belleville News Democrat, Facelift for Gateway Arch will change riverfront
October 9, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, A Vision in Construction (Guest Commentary)
August 27, 2013

ALIVE Magazine, Gateway To The Arch
December 1, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Second Arch grounds project kicks off
November 14, 2013

St. Louis Public Radio, Arch Riverfront Redevelopment Begins
November 14, 2013

KTRS, A Look at the Past and Future of the St. Louis Arch
October 28, 2013

KMOV, Busy downtown area closing as part of Arch upgrade
October 14, 2013

Belleville News Democrat, Facelift for Gateway Arch will change riverfront
October 9, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, A Vision in Construction (Guest Commentary)
August 27, 2013

St. Louis Public Radio, Arch Grounds Redevelopment Begins With Official Groundbreaking
August 2, 2013

KSDK, Sneak Peek at the Latest Arch Grounds Designs
April 16, 2013

St. Louis Public Radio, CityArchRiver And Its Partners Say Arch Improvements On Track For 2015
April 16, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Steady Turnout Pushes Arch-Parks Tax to Win in St. Louis City and County
April 5, 2013

St. Louis Business Journal, Prop P
March 29, 2013

St. Louis American, Vote YES on Prop P
March 28, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Designing a Day at the Arch if Prop P Passes
March 16, 2013

St. Louis Beacon, New Streetscapes, New Museum Exhibits Enliven New Plans for Arch Grounds
February 21, 2013

St. Louis Beacon, In Plans for Reviving Arch, the Old Courthouse Will Get A Facelift, Too
February 21, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Plans for Redesigned Museum of Westward Expansion Taking Shape
February 21, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Agency Seeks Residents to Guide Gateway Arch Grounds Renovations
February 7, 2013

KSDK, National Park Service Asks for Public Comment on Environmental Assesment
January 15, 2013

2012

KMOX, Pinnacle Entertainment Announces Major Donations to St. Louis
December 12, 2012

KSDK (video), Preliminary Work Begins to Cap I-70, Improve Arch Grounds
October 10, 2012

St. Louis Business Journal, MoDOT open house tonight to focus on impact of I-70 ‘lid’
August 29, 2012

Planning magazine, Out of Isolation (PDF)
July 2012

FOX 2 (video), The Jaco Report on Arch Grounds Improvements
March 25, 2012

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Changes coming to Museum of Westward Expansion
March 24, 2012

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Editorial: As Arch project moves forward, city moves with it
January 26, 2012

KSDK (video), Plans Unveiled for Arch Grounds
January 25, 2012

2011

St. Louis Beacon, Arch Grounds project to get $20 million grant for I-70 work
December 13, 2011

St. Louis Public Radio, $20 million awarded for Arch ground upgrade
Dec. 12, 2011

St. Louis Beacon, Improving traffic flow around Arch improves downtown’s circulatory system, Sept. 21, 2011

KMOX Charlie Brennan Show, JNEM Park Superintendent Tom Bradley gives an update on Arch project, Aug. 26, 2011.

St. Louis Beacon, A Bridge to the Future, Aug. 17, 2011.

St. Louis Sprout and About, Gateway Arch Redevelopment Keeps Focus on Families, Aug. 15, 2011.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Plan for ‘lid’ from Arch grounds over I-70 advances, Aug. 13, 2011.

KWMU,Kiener Plaza could be first part of Arch redevelopment project, Jul. 7, 2011.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Arch group is hiring staff, set to rev up campaign, Jul. 3, 2011.

St. Louis Beacon, Rethinking Kiener Plaza as a gracious link between Citygarden and Arch, Jun. 8, 2011.

City to River Celebrates Arch Grounds Plans, Continues Push for Improved Connectivity,” Feb. 1, 2011.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Arch grounds redesign gets down to serious work,” Jan. 30, 2011.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Editorial Board), “Arch project moves to political, philanthropic marketplaces,” Jan. 29, 2011.

St. Louis Public Radio, “Oversight in place for Arch grounds overhaul,” Jan. 28, 2011.

Creative Urban Projects “Gondola transit in St. Louis?,” Jan. 28, 2011.

Belleview News Democrat, “Arch grounds makeover: $578.5 million price tag includes gondola across river,” Jan. 27, 2011.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Tweaked Arch plan gets price tag: $578 million,” Jan. 27, 2011.

KSDK.com, “Arch Grounds makeover extends east and west,” Jan. 27, 2011.

St. Louis Beacon, “Arch revisions include some surprises,” Jan. 27, 2011.

Urbanstl.com, “Bring in the Gondolas: Arch Grounds Plan to Include Cable Ride Across Mississippi River,” Jan. 26, 2011.

Fox2now.com, “Public Gets Update On Archgrounds Redevelopment,” Jan. 26, 2011.

St. Louis Post Dispatch, “Arch project’s success depends on strong planning, lasting partnerships,” Dec. 13, 2010.

Belleville News-Democrat, “Salazar, LaHood join McCaskill in discussions about possibilities for the St. Louis-East St. Louis riverfront,” Dec. 11, 2010

St. Louis Beacon, “The Arch, the river and can-do spirit,” Dec. 10, 2010

Associated Press, “Salazar, LaHood laud Arch upgrade plan,” Dec. 10, 2010

KSDK, “Obama cabinet members review Arch grounds redesign plan,” Dec. 10, 2010

2010

AlArchitect, “Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates Team Will Recreate Urban and Natural Ecologies with Winning St. Louis Arch Proposal,” Oct. 2010.

St. Louis Public Radio, “Celebrating the Arch Grounds Competition,” Sept. 29, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon, “Planning a present for the region,” Sept. 24, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Arch announcement is more ceremony than suspense,” Sept. 24, 2010.

MetropolisMag.com, “Framing the Gateway Arch,” Sept. 24, 2010.

KWMU, “A new direction for St. Louis Arch,” Sept. 24, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon, “Commentary: Celebrate the Arch decision and continue to look ahead,” Sept. 24, 2010.

Architizer.com, “Arch Rivals,” Sept. 23, 2010.

FastCoDesign.com, “Winner Announced in Contest to Revamp Gateway Arch Grounds,” Sept. 22, 2010.

Chicago Tribune Cityscapes Blog, “Van Valkenburgh team wins competition to redesign area around Gateway Arch,” Sept. 21, 2010

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Arch forever: Conserving the Arch is central to the National Park Service,” Sept. 19, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Arch competition a national model,” Sept. 7, 2010.

Chicago Tribune Cityscapes, “The fall architecture season preview: The spaces between buildings, not eye-grabbing icons, take center stage,” Sept. 1, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Archscape design competitors take their visions to the jury,” Aug. 27, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon, “Arch design teams present their plans to the jury,” Aug. 26, 2010.

Architectural Record, “Design Competition to Enliven St. Louis Arch Park,” Aug. 24, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Top federal parks chief promises to help Arch project,” Aug. 21, 2010.

New York Times, “A Design Challenge for St. Louis: Connecting the City with Its Symbol,” Aug. 20, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon, “Interior secretary Salazar confident that Arch improvements will be funded,” Aug. 20, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Plans for Arch grounds attract curious crowds and praise,”Aug. 18, 2010.

Belleville News-Democrat, “Five finalists unveiled for redesign of Gateway Arch grounds, which could incorporate Illinois side,” Aug. 17, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “End of the beginning for a new era of St. Louis’ riverfront”, Aug. 17, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Finalists offer ideas for remaking Arch grounds, riverfront” Aug. 17, 2010.

St. Louis Business Journal, “Arch grounds redesigns unveiled” Aug. 17, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon, “Visions of the Arch: Five finalists present designs for the future” Aug. 17, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Gateway Arch competition to choose winning entry ” Aug. 10, 2010.

KMOX.com, “Lawmakers endorse international design competition for the Arch Grounds ” Aug. 4, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Commitments align on Saarinen’s centennial ” Aug. 3, 2010.

Chicago Tribune Cityscapes, “Upgrading the Gateway Arch’s environs: A visit reveals it needs to be done; a design competition is about to determine how ” Aug. 3, 2010.

St. Louis Business Journal, “Design teams compete for Arch grounds revitalization ” Aug. 3, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon, “Don’t miss this chance to make the Arch better,” July 21, 2010.

St. Louis Business Journal, “Arch grounds redesign deadline nears” July 9, 2010.

World Landscape Architect, “St. Louis Gateway Arch Competition teams meet with local advisory team” July 6, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “American Symphony” July 4, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Gateway Arch landscape design teams check local details” July 3, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon, “Commentary: ‘Meet the designers’ presentation conjured up dazzling visions of Arch’s future,” April 29, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Teams working on Arch proposals introduce themselves,” April 29, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Triumphal Arch,” April 29, 2010.

KMOX.com, “Archgrounds design teams ‘meet’ St. Louis,” April 29, 2010.

St. Louis Business Journal, “Design teams make pitch for Arch grounds redevelopment,” April 28, 2010.

World Landscape Architect, “Cream rises to the top for The City + The Arch + The River,” April 7, 2010.

St. Louis Public Radio, “Five design teams left in Arch grounds competition,” April 7, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Field is cut to five in Arch design,” April 7, 2010.

St. Louis Business Journal, “5 Arch design teams advance,” April 7, 2010.

Los Angeles Times Culture Monster, “Finalists named in competition for Gateway Arch site,” April 7, 2010.

Chicago Tribune Cityspaces, “SOM Chicago is among five finalists in Gateway Arch competition,” April 7, 2010.

Riverfront Times, “Joe Buck to Moderate Upcoming Gateway Arch Design Briefing for Joe Public,” March 19, 2010.

St. Louis Business Journal,Public invited to review Arch design ideas,” March 18, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch,Gateway Mall may earn a place in pantheon of public spaces,” March 17, 2010.

STLRising, “East Riverfront Improvements,” Feb. 22, 2010.

The Architect’s Newspaper, “Connecting the Arch,” Feb. 10, 2010.

St. Louis Public Radio, “Nine finalists chosen for Arch competition,” Feb. 10, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon, “Arch design competition narrows; nine teams picked to continue,” Feb. 10, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Arch grounds design teams whittled to nine,” Feb. 10, 2010.

KMOX.com, “Nine teams reach second stage of Gateway Arch redesign contest,” Feb. 10, 2010.

SculptSite.com, “International Gateway Arch Design Competition,” Feb. 2, 2010.

World Landscape Architect, “49 Teams Enter International Gateway Arch Design Competition,” Feb. 1, 2010.

Springfield News-Leader via Associated Press, “49 enter St. Louis Arch grounds design competition,” Feb. 1, 2010.

KSDK, “49 teams enter Gateway Arch Design competition,” Feb. 1, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Arch project brings interest from 49 design teams,” Jan. 30, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon, “49 teams vie to design Arch improvements,” Jan. 29, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, ” Architects get ground rules for competing for Arch reshaping ,” Jan. 14, 2010.

KMOX,Architects/Designers tour Arch grounds, ” Jan. 14, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon,Commentary: the competition to improve Arch grounds promises to be bold, creative,” Jan. 13, 2010.

Media Bistro, “St. Louis Arch Competition Selects its Jury,” Jan. 13, 2010.

St. Louis Post- Dispatch,Organizers meet to reshape riverfront,” Jan. 13, 2010.

St. Louis Business Journal,Arch grounds design jurors picked,” Jan. 12, 2010.

World Landscape Architect, “Gateway Arch International Design Competition Update,” Jan. 12, 2010.

Chicago Tribune Cityspaces,Chicago’s Ross Barney on jury for Gateway Arch design,” Jan. 11, 2010.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch,Jurors picked for Arch grounds competition,” Jan. 11, 2010.

St. Louis Beacon,Jury members for Arch design competition are announced,” Jan. 11, 2010.

2009

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Race on to get designs for Arch grounds,” Dec. 8, 2009.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Arch contest can illuminate how we live, solve problems in St. Louis,” Dec. 8, 2009.

St. Louis Beacon, “Arch grounds and surroundings could get new look through design competition,” Dec. 8. 2009.

Chicago Tribune Cityscapes, “St. Louis holding competition for new parkland around Saarinen’s Gateway Arch,” Dec. 8, 2009.

Dexinger, “Framing a Modern Masterpiece: The City + The Arch + The River 2015,” Dec. 8, 2009.

KSDK, “St. Louis Arch grounds international design competition kicks off,” Dec. 8. 2009.

KMOX-AM, “Arch Grounds design competition underway,” Dec. 8, 2009.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Arch grounds design competition will begin in spring,” Nov. 27, 2009.

KMOX-AM, “Transformation of the St. Louis Arch Grounds,” Nov. 24, 2009.

St. Louis Beacon, “National Park Service signs off on design competition plan for the Gateway Arch,” Nov. 23, 2009.

KMOX-AM, “Rediscovering the river: Arch charette soon-to-be,” Nov. 6, 2009.

KMOX-AM, “Mark Reardon Show: Arch Superintendent Tom Bradley,” Nov. 5, 2009.

USA Today (via Associated Press), “National Park Service has big plans for the St. Louis Arch,” Nov. 3, 2009.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Arch plan gets thumbs up,” Oct. 24, 2009.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Arch Renewal,” Oct. 23, 2009.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, “Vision is laid out for Arch grounds,” Oct. 23, 2009.

KMOX-AM, “Park Service’s Arch Grounds plan hits the streets,” Oct. 23, 2009.

KSDK-TV, “Plans for the Arch grounds released,” Oct. 23, 2009.