Kansas City's Mayor Waiting for Meeting Governor Greitens, Mayor Slay Tells of Different ExperienceMayor Slay's Talked With Greitens Several Times
Mayor Francis Slay Announces Plans to Return to LawSt. Louis Mayor Francis Slay announced this morning that at the end of his 16-year term this April, he will be returning to private practice with Spencer Fane law firm in downtown St. Louis.
Thousands of Vacant Properties in St. Louis, No Clear SolutionCity Owns 12,000 of the 25,000
Major Downtown Law Firm to Meet with Mayor Slay About Crime"If you lose control, and you lose the safety of the Central West End and downtown, and businesses much larger than ours start leaving? Well then you descend into chaos," Crouppen says.
Board of Aldermen Passes Soccer Stadium Funding BillThe St. Louis soccer stadium funding bill finally passed after weeks and weeks of debate, the vote 17-9-1.
Local Immigrants, Refugees, Families Feeling Effects of Immigration OrderThe International Institute was expecting 60 refugees this week, and as of right now, 53 have cancelled.
New Bill to Protect Domestic Violence Victims from EvictionThe bill gained passage and is expected to be signed into law by Mayor Slay.
Should Police Chief Dotson Resign to Run for Mayor?"Like a sitting general running for president," said one alderman.
Slay May Ask Lawmakers to Bring Back Red Light Cameras"I'm for the red light cameras, they do make those intersections safer - they do," Slay says. "The people that don't like it, are the ones getting the tickets."
Stenger Proposes "Connector" MetroLink Line through FergusonThe 'connector' line would cut through Ferguson and link the city- and county-favored routes.
Slay Calls Ferguson Unrest 'Defining Moment' of His TenureThe Democrat announced earlier this year he will not seek a fifth term in the election next year.
St. Louis Appoints First-Ever Resilience OfficerThe office is part of the 100 Resilient Cities effort, a program from the Rockefeller Foundation that helps cities worldwide plan for and deal with potentially damaging events.