Preservation advocates wary of plan’s impact on historic Pinch

By , Daily Memphian Published: November 18, 2019 4:00 AM CT

Historic preservation advocates cast a wary eye toward a developer's $1.1 billion plan to transform the Pinch historic district into 2.8 million square feet of apartments, hotels, offices and retail.


18 Main LLC Pinch District Pinch redevelopment Tom Intrator

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Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


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