What We Do
St. Louis Development Corporation (SLDC) facilitates real estate development throughout the City of St. Louis. It is the goal of SLDC to bring all City property into productive and effective use using a variety of tools and resources.
Agency properties are acquired in the name of:
- Land Reutilization Authority (LRA)
- Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority (LCRA)
- Planned Industrial Expansion Authority (PIEA)
LRA has the authority to manage, maintain, market and sell agency-owned vacant and abandoned buildings and property through the Missouri Revised Statutes, Chapter 92, Section 92.875.
For information and general questions on purchasing agency owned properties, call (314) 657-3721.
Notice of Funding
The (preparation) (funding) of this project report, map, document, etc., (is) (was) financed (in part) (wholly) through a grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Community development Administration under the provision of Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 (Pub L, 93-383 42 USC 5301 et seq.) and/or HOME Title II of the National Affordable Housing Act of 1990, as amended (Public Law 101-625).
News and Announcements
LRA Commission Adopts New Sales Policies Aligned with SLDC’s Economic Justice Action Plan
The Land Reutilization Authority (LRA) adopted new sales policies on January 30, 2023
Press release | Land Reutilization Authority | 02/13/2023
SLDC and The St. Louis Vacancy Collaborative Kickoff Initiative to Assess and Reform LRA Purchase Programs
SLDC is partnering with the St. Louis Vacancy Collaborative to assess and reform its purchase programs, processes and public communications.
News/Announcement | Land Reutilization Authority | 10/11/2022
St. Louis Development Corporation Will Pause Sale of LRA Properties in July 2022
SLDC is proactively evaluating incentive process against economic justice priorities
Press release | Land Reutilization Authority | 06/07/2022
These events are coming up soon. You can also View past meetings
Tuesday, Dec 12, 2023
Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority Board Meeting via ZOOM
Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority | Meeting | 3:00 PM
Planned Industrial Expansion Authority Board Meeting via ZOOM
Planned Industrial Expansion Authority | Meeting | 3:00 PM
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2023
LRA Commission Meeting
Land Reutilization Authority | Meeting | 8:30 AM
Gatewood Gardens Cemetery
Gatewood Gardens Cemetery was acquired by the City of St. Louis Land Reutilization Authority (LRA) in 1996 and the LRA maintains the land and the records of the cemetery. Burials are for those families who already own lots. The cemetery is located at 7133 Gravois Ave, St. Louis, MO 63116.