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Downtown welcomes workers displaced by St. Jude construction

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 31, 2022 5:02 PM CT | Published: October 28, 2022 3:19 PM CT

As the hospital’s six-year, multi-billion dollar expansion gets underway, 500 office employees have moved into 150 Peabody Place. And area shops and restaurants are mighty glad to see them.


St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Peabody Place Ted Townsend Dr. James Downing Uptown Subscriber Only

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Aisling Mäki has spent the better part of two decades writing about Memphis. A former digital journalist for WMC Action News 5 and staff reporter for Memphis Daily News, her work has also appeared in The Commercial Appeal, High Ground News, I Love Memphis, Inside Memphis Business, The Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent, Memphis Magazine and Tri-State Defender. 


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