“This is an apolitical board,” Spence said, “I don’t think my view on one particular issue should come into something that is a volunteer board.”
Despite an FBI investigation, Councilman Greg Quinn, R-Ballwin, says that’s not why his resolution praising Fitch was brought to a vote Tuesday.
Dooley could face a challenger in the Democratic primary, County Councilman Steve Stenger. Republican Bill Corrigan is also exploring the possibility of running. Corrigan, a lawyer, lost to Dooley in 2010.
Fitch is requesting an FBI investigation of a $3.75 million contract awarded to a company co-owned by Police Board Chairman Gregory Sansone.
St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch is requesting an investigation of the $3.75 million contract awarded to a company co-owned by Police Board Chairman Gregory Sansone.
Charlie Dooley has had financial and political ties to Richard Callow, a political consultant who is now working in public relations for Republic Services, the company that owns the burning landfill.
St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley says he doesn’t know how he feels about the plan to lobby the FBI to let the City and County report crime stats as one.
St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley says the construction of the senior center in Oakville can’t be stopped by the government.
St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson and St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch have both cited fiscal reasons for the merger.
Many citizens are concerned the move is one step closer to a merger between the city and county.