Nearly 29 percent of the city’s registered voters cast ballots in the April 7 election – more than three times the previous elections’ averages.
The Ferguson City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve a mutual agreement for City Manager John Shaw to step down, effective immediately.
Fans in Rams jerseys cheer unanimous vote.
Later today, the Inglewood City Council will consider whether to approve plans to fast-track a $2 billion, 80,000-seat stadium in the L.A. suburb.
Columbia may be the first city in Missouri to ban single-use plastic bags, and most of the city’s legislative delegation is against the proposed ban.
The nephew of a suburban St. Louis man who opened fire at a city council meeting six years ago, killing five and severely wounding the mayor, is running for a seat on that same governing body.
The mayor of Belleville has issued an executive order temporarily banning fireworks in the southwestern Illinois city.
Jeff City’s existing law requires that more than one-third of a store’s sales be adult items to be defined as an adult store. City officials say only about one-quarter of products offered by the new store are adult items.
The Peoria city councilman allegedly paid for sex with an 18-year-old woman.
Six months ago he was in a hospital after being shot in the face.