While most of St. Louis was sound asleep, thousands of bike riders took to the city streets.
St. Louis’ sprawling Forest Park will soon have definitive entryways.
The 42nd anniversary of the Great Forest Park Balloon Race will be held September 19-20, 2014.
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The pour marks another milestone in the construction of the 2.2-mile project linking the Loop to Forest Park.
“Art Hill provides a natural amphitheatre, a great place to watch fireworks, you know, from over the grand basin,” he says. “But then you’ve got the Arch, and having a concert under the Arch, and seeing the fireworks under the Arch – that’s pretty special, too.”
Blondie & Melissa Etheridge (pictured) will take the stage at Forest Park before a fireworks display.
Roth says there are three options: Do nothing, leave it there with an interpretive plaque, or move it someplace else.
Clay, of St. Louis, sent a letter to Slay on Monday urging removal of the 32-foot-tall granite memorial. He said in the letter that symbols “associated with this country’s racist, oppressive past should not be elevated or displayed in public places.”
Fair St. Louis begins in three days and officials say people should review the new transportation before heading out to Forest Park.