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 …

Name, logo unveiled for UD’s Dayton Arcade hub

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Nike has the swoosh. Target has a bull’s-eye, and McDonald’s has the golden arches. And now, the anchor tenant of the Dayton Arcade has its own recognizable brand and logo. The Hub at the Dayton Arcade is the new brand for the joint venture between the University of Dayton and The Entrepreneurs Center. And there’s a good reason the logo …

Developer seeks funding for $30M north Arcade project

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The group redeveloping the Dayton Arcade has applied for $2.75 million in state historic tax incentives for a second phase of the project that seeks to create new housing, offices and a shared-use commercial kitchen. Like the first, $90 million phase of the project, the second phase requires historic tax incentives to make it economically feasible, said Dave Williams, Cross …