Month: April 2015

“Detroit’s Cass Corridor makes way for new era”

More about our neighborhood’s evolution in the media. This time, it’s coming from the Detroit News, which published “Detroit’s Cass Corridor makes way for new era,” last week. (The redeveloped El Moore isn’t mentioned in the article but is included in the photo gallery.) We’ve been thinking (and writing) quite a bit about how things are …

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Construction Update – Week of April 13, 2015

This week the group who has been writing and managing our blog (elmoore.com) took a tour of the building. This set of photos comes from that day. Jason Peet led the tour, which covered the rooftop cabins and patios, the 4th floor, the first floor and parlor, and the basement, which houses 2 hostel rooms. …

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Construction Update – Week of March 23rd, 2015

We have some photos this week of probably the most beautiful architectural element that will be installed at the El Moore, the balcony railings. All but one of the original railings were destroyed by inept deconstruction practices. One railing, however, was saved, even though it was in pieces. It gave us enough material to work …

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