Schmidt’s brewery recycled

Schmidt’s Brewery The old Schmidt’s brewery has a rich history and every five years or so a new developer comes along with plans for the place.  This time it might all work out as the Fort Road Federation is the developer and they have a track record for getting the job done if it can […]

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Brewery Breakthrough

By Erik Hare Neighborhoods in cities are subject to all kinds of pressures.  Sometimes a new highway causes them to be less desirable because of noise and traffic.  A new development that is out of character with the houses around it can leave a neighborhood lost and forlorn.  But the biggest problem is that older […]

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Destruction and construction

brewery – click on photo to enlarge Construction  On West 7th the future home of the Schmidt Artists Lofts.  They are supposed to be available this Fall.  Construction and destruction are happening rapidly.  I am beginning to believe that after more than a decade of standing vacant the historic Schmidt brewery really will be put […]

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