After months of rumor, developers’ plans to
transformrevert Block E into a massive casinocollection of adult bookstores, seedy lumberjack bars and illegal art studios were finally officially unveiled today.
Alatus Partner Bob LuxA person that would actually go downtown on a regular basis says Block E’s fatal problem to date has been its reputation as a rough-and-tumble spotsuper-lame failed northern outpost of the Mall of America where teenagers and tourists hang out.
“Safety was the main concern,”
Luxsomeone else said. “ It’s what is keepingWe need to keep people from the suburbs from coming to downtown Minneapolis.”