S.M. Wilson Begins Construction of City Foundry in St. Louis
ST. LOUIS — S.M. Wilson has begun construction of Phase I of the City Foundry STL mixed-use project in St. Louis. Plans call for the construction and renovation of six buildings, improvements to the 10-acre site and the construction of more than 60 tenant spaces. The $185 million Phase I includes 122,000 square feet of restaurant and entertainment space, 105,000 square feet of retail space and 110,000 square feet of office space. Steve Smith and London-based Caparo are the developers. Lawrence Group is the architect. Tenants are expected to begin opening at the property in mid-2019. The tenants disclosed by the developer include Alamo Drafthouse Theaters, Punch Bowl Social and McNellies Group. The project is the adaptive reuse of the former Century Electric Foundry complex.