highlights from 2018
MARCH 14, 2018
MID CITY RENAISSANCE
Tom Sawyer had a problem.
It was 1984, and Sawyer was the young CEO of Baton Rouge General. He had just overseen a $40 million renovation to his campus in Mid City—though it wasn’t called Mid City then—in an effort to keep up with Our Lady of the Lake, which a few years earlier had opened up a new hospital on Essen Lane that included private....
Baton Rouge Business Report
SAM KARLIN | @samkarlin
OCTOBER 2, 2018
BIG CHANGES ARE HAPPENING IN BR'S FASTEST GROWING NEIGHBORHOOD - AND DEVELOPERS AREN'T FINISHED YET
When Samuel Sanders joined the Mid City Redevelopment Alliance in 2003, he wasn’t working to represent the Government Street we know today...
225 STAFF | @225batonrouge
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
$6M ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT UNDER CONSTRUCTION IN MID CITY
There’s a huge renovation underway near downtown Baton Rouge that promises to bring non-stop entertainment to the center of the city. It’s happening inside what many people remember as the old Entergy...