The Rev. Larry Rice’s New Life Evangelistic Center in St. Louis has filed suit against the city in an effort to keep its occupancy permit to operate a shelter for homeless people.
The man who called himself “Hardware” was the spokesman for the homeless camp
The New Life Evangelistic Center for the homeless warns St. Louis City Hall a lawsuit is coming.
Extreme cold, arrests whittle down tent city’s population to single digits.
Advocate for homeless and hungry in St. Louis area was 78
“It’s not a way to live,” says Eddie Roth, director of human services for the city.
A relatively warm December is coming to an end, and the weather is taking a turn for the cold. As a result, St. Louis officials are opening the city’s emergency shelter for the homeless.
Former homeless veteran cooks feast for other former homeless vets
The man was assaulted near the St. Louis Post-Dispatch building at Cole and Tucker and remains hospitalized with a serious head injury.
Many homeless say if the center is shut down, they will not leave the area.