Ground Breaks on Next Phase in Arch ProjectAnother ground-breaking ceremony took place today for the St. Louis Gateway Arch Grounds Project as a third phase of construction begins.
One Year Later, Prop P Has Raised Millions for Regional Park ImprovementsPutting 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.
Funding Disputes Delay Vote on St. Louis County BudgetThe county council was set to perfect the budget bills at Tuesday night's meeting but issues during negotiations have councilors putting on the brakes.
Proposition P, Mayor Slay Both WinnersIn the city, the sales tax increase for parks, trails and the Archgrounds passed with 67% of the unofficial count. In St. Louis County it passed with about 53%.
Legal Challenge Looming if Arch Tax PassesOpponents of Prop P in St. Louis City and County say the ballot language falsely implies St. Charles County could share in the burden.
St. Louis City, County Voters Weigh Tax IncreaseVoters will decide on Proposition P, a 3/16-cent sales tax. It would raise the tax on a $10 purchase by roughly two cents.