Design board staff likes new building coming to historic site

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Published: April 03, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Few people if anybody wanted the demolition of Downtown’s historic Nylon Net Building. But the staff of the Design Review Board gives a thumbs-up to the proposed way that the replacement building would look.


Nylon Net Building Design Review Board Carlisle Corp. historic preservation South Main
Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.