Nixon’s Administration Commissioner says he doesn’t know if the state can be sued for not funding the bond payments.
House Budget Chairman says he will block any money in the state budget for payments on a new stadium unless approved by voters.
Stadium task force co-chair Dave Peacock counters: plan must “make sense and provide benefit for all.”
St. Louis Alderman Antonio French says the money was supposed to fund additional officers on the street, and $1 million each year was to be set aside for anti-violence and youth programs.
No arrests have been made, but police are continuing to follow leads.
The city halted the red-light camera program and dismissed pending cases.
A St. Louis man whose brother was killed in a shooting will organize a gun buyback plan for the city.
“One year later, we have $480 million in new investment and nearly 1,000 new jobs,” says Sheila Sweeney, interim CEO of the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership.
Bonner says endowments continue to rise and so does visitor spending on parking, concessions and souvenirs.
St. Louis Crimestoppers spokesperson says they should be getting more information from witnesses, but the people are scared to call.