The city budget director says the money would be used on everything from emergency vehicles to old buildings.
Author lists nearly two dozen possibiities, but points to need for state help.
The action comes after some felons allegedly caught with guns have claimed the state law banning that is unconstitutional because, they claim, a constitutional amendment approved by voters last year gives all Missouri citizens the right to bear arms.
The minimum wage and other contentious issues are on the agenda as the St. Louis Board of Aldermen meets for its final session before summer break this morning.
Slay says he has looked at Uber’s own background checks, and thinks they’re sufficient.
Clay, of St. Louis, sent a letter to Slay on Monday urging removal of the 32-foot-tall granite memorial. He said in the letter that symbols “associated with this country’s racist, oppressive past should not be elevated or displayed in public places.”
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.
Barbecue event at Soldiers Memorial will run September 25 through 27.