Demolition set for old St. Pete Police site

Developers turning the site of the old St. Petersburg Police headquarters into a mixed-use project have revised their plans, in part because of Covid-19.

Edge Central Development Partners now plans to build less office space and more workforce housing and could add a hotel into the mix.

The St. Petersburg City Council voted unanimously Thursday to amend the lease and development agreement with Edge Central, the team Mayor Rick Kriseman selected in late 2019 for the $70 million project. Read here for full story.