Raises Finally Approved For St. Louis County PolicePolice say higher salaries will allow them to attract and retain best officers available.
STL County Council File Lawsuit Against ExecutiveFour members of the St. Louis County Council are suing County Executive Steve Stenger along with two other county officials.
St. Louis County Police Raises -- Held for Politics or Fiscal Responsibility?"What I'm trying to do is make sure that we save some of the Proposition P money for an expected need on the pension side and we don't appropriate that money to other items," Page explained. Stenger accused Page of holding "overdue police raises hostage."
Coming Soon: Online Portal To Track How Prop P Dollars Are SpentSponsor Mark Harder says his measure will let the county lead by example.
Activists Speak at County Council as Stockley Protests ContinueThe ever-widening rift between police and Stockley protesters was on full display during Tuesday's meeting of the St. Louis County Council.
More Concerns Surface Over Ice PlexThere was more tension on display surrounding the Creve Coeur Ice Plex during a council meeting Wednesday.
Ice Center Supporters Rally at County Council MeetingThose in favor of a proposed Ice Center near Creve Coeur Lake Park are making their voices heard.
Substitute Bill For Jamestown Mall Blighting FailsHer measure would have turned control of the project from LCRA to County Council.
St. Louis County Council Delays Action on Blighting Jamestown MallMove will allow two newly elected members to get up to speed on the issue.
Update: Tax Increase Passed By County Council, Moves to April BallotThe half-cent increase in the sales tax would generate about $80 million in St. Louis county.
County Considering Sales Tax Increase to Fund Public Safety ImprovementsThe tax would generate $46 million a year for the county, and $34 million for the other municipalities - generating $80 million total annually.
Some Want to Snuff Out City Councilman's Smoking Age IncreaseBill Hannegan of Keep St. Louis Free thinks the County Council is moving too quickly when it comes to the minimum age change.