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Hat’s off

She purchased the former Downtown library in early 2008, with plans for lofts and retail space. For those not paying attention, 2008 was a bit of a tough year in the financial markets, and many projects, Carnegie included, ground to a halt. Now the only thing holding up the start of construction for the $7.4

O’Connor presents downtown projects update

Construction is underway on the aLoft hotel in Deep Deuce at N.E. Second Street and Walnut Avenue. Developer James Thompson plans to have the $21 million, 135-room hotel open in spring or early summer of 2013. Developer Ron Bradshaw broke ground last week on the Maywood Apartments at N.E. Fourth Street and Oklahoma Avenue. The

Dean McGee Eye Institute celebrates $46 million expansion

The fanfare, however, was simply a prelude to what the facility will now be able to offer patients. Since 1975 it has been housed in an existing building on the site, but was quickly outgrowing that space. Rather than relocate or tear down the building and start over, private donors funded the 78,000-square-foot addition that