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Metro’s parent, the Bi-State Development Agency, is moving west to downtown’s Metropolitan Square building.
The union has held several demonstrations this week to call attention to Metro CEO John Nations getting a $75,000 wage hike, while workers remain in a contract dispute.
Metro officials are asking customers to use caution on the platforms, steps, elevators and parking lots because there could be slick spots.
“We’re looking at a state that is ranked 47th in the country in regards to funding of public transit so we’re going to have to think creatively and outside the box…”
This was the first year for a Fair St. Louis airshow designed exclusively for adults and children with special needs.
There is $400 million that St. Louis County has collected from the Proposition A transit sales tax which hasn’t been needed for operations and, instead, has been saved.
County Executive Charlie Dooley says the money is coming in from the sales tax increase, Prop A, passed a few years ago.
“As a result of the explosions in Boston, we have increased our vigilance and public safety patrol presence at Metro Transit”
Metro Transit could lose $6 million, because a councilmember is upset about a parking garage deal.