In a surprise move, Alderman Joe Vaccaro announced he won’t be holding anymore hearings on the bill this summer.
Slay is now tweeting it’s time to also rename the nearby Confederate Drive in Forest Park, calling it either Freedom Street or Justice Drive.
St. Louis is getting its first visit from the leading Democrat running for President.
City counselor Winston Calvert says he’s ready to defend the city’s right to set its own minimum wage, based on the city charter.
The city of St. Louis is now accepting applications to become one of seven members on the board.
Slay spokeswoman Maggie Crane on Tuesday confirmed that the Democratic mayor wants to raise the city’s minimum. A starting point for discussion is $15 per hour by Jan. 1, 2020, Crane said, but details are still being ironed out.
The monument was erected more than 100 years ago and came at a cost of $23,000 after the Ladies’ Confederate Monument Association spent 15 years raising the money.
St. Louis City Hall has been evacuated after a suspicious package was found leaning against a gate on the outside of the building.
A lawsuit filed by the Cornbelt Bank asks that McKee’s north-side redevelopment properties be put into receivership.
Gov. Nixon wants St. Louis city, the state, and private interests to fund a new NFL stadium. He says the county should fund rehabbing the Edward Jones Dome