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Alton City Council Votes on Tattoo Parlor Relocation

Alton major wants the vote to pass so the city can support its small businesses.

06/24/2015

Ferguson, Missouri Mayor James Knowles addresses a press conference with the announcement that Police Chief Thomas Jackson will step down, in Ferguson, Missouri on March 11, 2015. Jacksons departure is being called a mutual separation and will be effective March 19.     Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

More Than Half of Signatures Tossed for Ferguson Mayor Recall

Most of those bad signatures were from either non-registered voters or voters who don’t live in Ferguson.

06/10/2015

Site Plan - Renderings provided by Kaskaskia Engineering Group, the consultant engineers for the Belleville development.

PHOTOS: Belleville City Council Approves TIF for Development

The development project located near the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows will include nine restaurants and is expected to cost up to $60 million.

05/27/2015

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Chesterfield Offers to Remove “Hazardous” Sweet Gum Trees

The city of Chesterfield is working to clear sidewalks and streets of the hazardous sweet gum tree balls.

05/05/2015

Ella Jones (right) hugs her opponent Adrienne Hawkins, minutes before the polls close. They wished each other luck, and said no matter which one of them is elected, today's vote is a win.

History at Ferguson Council Meeting Tonight

When attorney Wesley Bell and retired entrepreneur Ella Jones take their oaths, they will increase the number of African-Americans on the Ferguson City Council to three.

04/21/2015

Ella Jones (right) hugs her opponent Adrienne Hawkins, minutes before the polls close. They wished each other luck, and said no matter which one of them is elected, today's vote is a win. (Jessica Machetta/KMOX)

Historic Vote Puts Three African Americans on Ferguson City Council

Nearly 29 percent of the city’s registered voters cast ballots in the April 7 election – more than three times the previous elections’ averages.

04/07/2015

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Ferguson City Manager Resigns

The Ferguson City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve a mutual agreement for City Manager John Shaw to step down, effective immediately.

03/11/2015

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Inglewood Council Approves Kroenke Stadium Plan

Fans in Rams jerseys cheer unanimous vote.

02/25/2015

EARTH CITY, MO - JANUARY 17: St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke addresses the media during a press conference at the Russell Training Center on January 17, 2012 in Earth City, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Plan for NFL Stadium in LA Goes Before City Council

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.

02/24/2015

Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri. Photo: Getty Images,  Jordan McAlister

Columbia Lawmakers React to Bill that Would Prohibit City Bag Bans, Fees

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.

02/11/2015

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