Arcade described as ‘most transformative project in America’

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A national urban redevelopment expert has called the Dayton Arcade the “most transformative project in America” — but he also says the project shouldn’t have had such a hard time landing crucial financing. Bruce Katz, the director of the Nowak Metro Finance Lab at Drexel University in Philadelphia, says the ongoing redevelopment of the Dayton Arcade’s historic cluster of buildings …

Urban scholar: Dayton Arcade required ‘capital stack from hell’

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A national scholar of urban redevelopment has called the Dayton Arcade the “most transformative project in America” — but he also says the project shouldn’t have had such a hard time landing crucial financing. Bruce Katz, the director of the Nowak Metro Finance Lab at Drexel University in Philadelphia and the co-author of the book The New Localism, says the …

Innovation and creativity at the foundation of Dayton Arcade revitalization project

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Phase I of the Dayton Arcade is under construction and making good progress according to senior directors involved in the project. The Arcade was originally built in the early 1900’s and is now being revitalized to bring new attractions to the downtown Dayton area. “It’s pretty important to take a great icon like [the Arcade] and …