downtown development

Downtown Development
3:44 pm
Wed May 21, 2014

Stadium: Hoping For Downtown Business, Planning For Parking

Ryland Barton KWBU News

With the new Baylor football stadium opening in August, downtown Waco’s about to have a lot more cars on game days. Businesses are hoping to capture some of the extra foot traffic. But the city is still trying to figure out how to get everyone from downtown to the stadium.


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Development
3:07 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

Long-Abandoned 25th Street Theatre To Reopen

The 25th Street Theatre has been abandoned since 1992, when it closed down as a dance club.
Ryland Barton KWBU News

25th Street Theatre to Reopen

After a drawn-out ownership dispute, Waco’s 25th Street Theatre is one step closer to reopening. The historic theater has been abandoned since 1992 but its tall, iconic sign has remained a landmark fixture in North Waco’s Sanger Heights neighborhood. The theater was once the center of what Wacoans used to call the “Silk Stocking District.”

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