This week two Memphis sisters, Kristen and Lindsey Archer of ARCH’d, created an open letter to Justin Timberlake, asking him to consider buying the TN Brewery building which is set for demolition in August.
In just a few hours #bringbreweryback was trending in Memphis.
Watch the video below for more on this story from Action News 5:
Action News 5 – Memphis, Tennessee So now what? Someone needs to step in and save the brewery, but there’s only 2 weekends left before the temporary lease is over for the beer garden. Then owners will move forward with demolition shortly after. If you are reading this and interested in such an investment, contact TN Brewery Untapped right NOW. (FYI: You can be creative with the lower levels of the space and NOT have to redo the entire building at once. Here’s a few responses to the #BreweryUntapped project from other urban planners and enthusiasts:
— Jeff Speck (@JeffSpeckAICP) May 23, 2014
(Watch the video we made here or in the tweets above to see how successful this concept has been so far.)
What can you do? There will be a JT cutout at the Brewery all weekend long. If you get by there to take a photo, tag #choose901 and #JTuntapped to join us in raising awareness about this project.
Share your photo and this link on your social media accounts. Ask your friends and family to share. Get this story on the radar of people who can invest in the space. Every tweet, facebook post, and instagram photo matters.
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