Gapers Block has ceased publication.

Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Angry Uptown residents are uniting under the banner of Fix Wilson Yard, and a few days ago sent a letter to Mara Georges [PDF], Corporate Counsel for the City, announcing their intention to file a lawsuit over alleged misuse of the TIF site. CC'd on the letter: Target, originally announced as the anchor retail store but never formally committed. (And don't expect that movie theater, either.)

 
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