Why downtown Clayton is a model of urban functionality

Discuss new retail, dining, business and residential projects within the City of Clayton, the center of St. Louis County government.
Chris Naffziger thinks downtown Clayton is a model of urban functionality. What do you think?




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It may not be THE model, but it's definitely not a horrible model. With the recent developments and increased density, it's certainly becoming an urban center.