Overheated Inmates Have New Complaint: They're Too ColdNew A/C units were installed last week -- now, an inmate was caught hitting an air duct with a broom handle to try and stop cold air from coming in.
Krewson: Industrial AC Units To Arrive At Overheated Workhouse MondayCity will need to cut budget somewhere else to cover $40,000/month rental fee.
City to Install Portable A/C's at Workhouse5 units ranging from 25 tons to 50 tons will be installed.
VIDEO: Inmates Plead For Help In Sweltering HeatThe inmates were trying to get visitors' attention by calling out for help, reportedly, because there's no air conditioning in the building.
Cardinals Arrive to No Air Conditioning at BuschProblem fixed by mid afternoon, well in time for night game
Cahokia Man Charged in String of Air Conditioner TheftsJames Brown, 34, faces numerous counts of theft. Police say Brown was apparently targeting the air conditioning units for their expensive copper wiring.
Cool Down St. Louis is Hoping Donations Heat UpCool Down St. Louis is seeking donations, in the wake of summer, to help the poor and disabled to keep cool.
Illinois Once Again Helping To Pay Cooling Bills$10 million in aid approved should help up to 60K pay their AC bills.
Nighttime Temps Increase Heat RisksThe high overnight temperatures don't offer the necessary relief from the heat.
Air Conditioners Running OvertimeExpert says regular maintenance is key to keeping units working optimally.