French says with the city and state planning to spend a total of $130 million on the deal, it would take 100 years for the city to recoup that through the earnings tax.
In a surprise move, Alderman Joe Vaccaro announced he won’t be holding anymore hearings on the bill this summer.
Measure would establish $15-per-hour minimum wage by 2020.
One homeowner moved into her home two weeks ago, but now is being bought out.
St. Louis Police Officers Association president says criticism from some St. Louis aldermen has affected officers.
Right before students planned to protest outside his city hall office, Alderman Freeman Bosley changed his mind.
The Aldermanic Public Safety Committee did not take testimony from the crowd, and police union official Jeff Roorda was not in attendance.
St. Louis politicians say local judges are being too lenient when sentencing gun criminals.
The City Election Board will hold a Special Election in Ward 27 on Tuesday, October 16.
Special election to fill Carter’s seat set for October.