4041 Chouteau Avenue: Another 2016 Development Favorite Well-Underway

Another Forest Park Southeast project that made our favorite development announcements in 2016 is under construction: formerly named Chouteau's Grove, it is now called ChromaSTL.

 Image from ChromaSTL.com

Image from ChromaSTL.com

This is  massive building with over 17,000 square feet of retail and ~236 apartments and a ~383 car garage. There will also be a small surface parking lot on the property along Sarah as well as across the street where a former gas station used to be.

 soon to be ~70-space surface parking lot on Sarah Street

soon to be ~70-space surface parking lot on Sarah Street

Here are some views from Manchester, Vandeventer, Papin and Sarah:

The exterior finishes are taking shape:

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This former vacant lot and Commerce Bank building will soon have a major four-story building at the eastern entrance to this popular neighborhood. More bodies and retail will be much appreciated.

A massive improvement over:

 Google Street View Image

Google Street View Image