Economy
6:30 am
Thu August 14, 2014

The Block is making a Comeback

As you travel north on Biltmore Avenue into downtown Asheville off to your right you’re likely to see the top few floors of Asheville’s first skyscraper, The Jackson Building.  The view of the New Gothic building is interrupted by a large blue construction crane.  For many it’s a beautiful sign of progress coming to an area that has not enjoyed the same level of economic activity as the rest of downtown.  David Hurand has our story…..