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TIAM Sunday May 17th

NASA’s Gene Kranz, Holly Bailey on the Moore tornado and the Great Race of Alternative Transportation

05/17/2015

Jackson Place Park (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Demand for Improvements at Two North St. Louis Parks

Maggie Crane, spokeswoman for St. Louis City Hall, counters that this is nothing new, and the issue has already been dealt with.

04/07/2015

Lucas Park on June 23, 2014. Photo: KMOX/Debbie Monterrey

Lucas Park to Reopen with Permanent Fencing

Lucas Park has just undergone a major sprucing up.

06/24/2014

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Guide To Disney World

Pack up the family and head out for a vacation at the “Happiest Place on Earth.” As a guest of the Walt Disney World Resorts, you and your family will be treated to themed accommodations, fabulous theme parks, unique dining venues and lots of activities.

06/11/2014

Photo: KMOX/Brett Blume

One Year Later, Prop P Has Raised Millions for Regional Park Improvements

Putting that money to work is Great Rivers Greenway, who are working to expand and preserve the River Ring, a connected system of trails and greenways throughout the region.

04/10/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Missouri House Keeps Funding for Park Takeover

Money for a possible state takeover of a southeastern Missouri park remains in next year’s proposed state operating budget, but funding for expanding the Medicaid health care program for the poor was left out.

03/26/2014

A graph shows the St. Louis County budget over the past two decades.

St. Louis County Budget Proposal: Employee Raises, No Cuts

The St. Louis County Council has a copy of the budget and will have its first opportunity to vote on it next Tuesday.

10/31/2013

St. Louis County Council Parks Protest

Email Suggests Tax Increase or Park Closures in St. Louis County

An email suggests that if voters deny tax increase, then Co. Exec Dooley is “in a better position to make drastic cuts in the parks”

08/07/2012

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

St. Louis County Parks Dept. Could See More Layoffs

The St. Louis county parks department is projecting a $500,000 budget short fall next year.

07/25/2012

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley and councilmen Steve Stenger and Mike O'Mara during a council meeting on Tuesday, December 6th, 2011. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Budget Time Poses Plenty Of Questions For St. Louis County

Last year brought infighting, layoffs, and attempt to close parks.

07/11/2012

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