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AVALON, St. Louis in court





From Dennis Wilhelm

St. Louis goes to court over future of crumbling theater


The crumbling Avalon movie theater in south St. Louis has become a target of city officials looking to remove the eyesore and hold the owner responsible for neglecting the historic property. . .

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  1. theatrehistoricalsoc

    Thanks to Jerry Alexander THS member in St. Louis who brings us up to speed on this story:
    I brought up the link. Interesting to see that the story in question dated from May of 2009.
    To bring things up to speed: owner filed for a demolition permit December 22, 2011. City granted same. Demolition began January 17, 2012. In other words, it’s a goner.
    Here’s the link to the initial demolition story:

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