In addition to money for police and fire equipment, it would include money for city streets and bridges, upkeep of city buildings, and the demolition of abandoned buildings around town.
St. Louis city voters may be asked this summer to raise their property taxes to pay for new equipment for the police and fire departments, along with other capital improvements citywide.
The proposed closure of several streets intersecting with Gravois in the city is now on hold.
It began with people with questions and MoDOT’s Deanna Venker with answers. But as the opinions came out, she retreated to the back of the room and said she’d speak with people individually.
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James Marsh is the Academy Award winning filmmaker and the director of “The Theory of Everything.”
Aldermanic President Lewis Reed has asked the city’s budget director to find spendable money in the existing budget.
Look for more debate at St. Louis City Hall this week on whether police should wear body cameras.
There is a behind-the-scenes power struggle going on at St. Louis City Hall over how to set up a Civilian Review Board for city police.
St. Louis Aldermanic President Lewis Reed joins us in studio to discuss the protests, crime, and black on black homicide.