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Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority

Board Description:
The Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority of St. Louis County (LCRA) was established to eliminate and prevent blight.  The LCRA is vested with broad authority to undertake activities intended to correct blighted conditions.  Those conditions include the ability to prepare and implement redevelopment plans and projects, contract for services in furthering such projects and acquire property and prepare it for redevelopment.  LCRA may administer economic and community redevelopment projects throughout the county and in municipalities that have authorized it to operate within their jurisdiction.

SLEDP Contact:
Joe Bannister
Vice President for Real Estate & Community Investment
314.615.7692 | e-mail

Chris Becker

Board Chair
Becker Properties

Sandy Parker

President & CEO
Parker Insurance Group

Lon Jackson


Jack Kirkland

Associate Professor
Washington Univ. in St. Louis