The new homeless encampment with about 25 people is called Camp Plumb, and its located just south of the Arch.
“For them to say all the problems in downtown St. Louis are a result of homeless people that stop in and that we help from time to time is absolutely ridiculous”
In August, the Dooley Administration promised a shelter by the end of the year. That never materialized.
County Council Chair Kathleen Burkett addressed the homeless, saying a plan is in the works.
Madlock, who is 35, allegedly told workers, “Give me everything you have because I’m (expletive) hungry.”
Full audio of Tuesday night’s Mayoral Debate.
Rice says the county has to address the growing homeless problem and stop ‘dumping’ the homeless downtown.
Last year, city officials put up the signs in 25 locations and plan to add another two dozen.
The library, which reopened Sunday, is located across the street from Lucas Park and near New Life Evangelistic Center.
Overnight America: November 16th, 2012 – Debbie Monterrey, Ed Bark, Kristen Mascia, Cheffy Baby, and Gordon Javna
Debbie Monterrey from our flagship station KMOX-AM in Saint Louis joins us LIVE from Sleep Out where she and many other local politicians are sleeping outside just like homeless teens from around the country do […]