Chief Dotson Faces Questions from Aldermen Frustrated with ViolenceDotson cooly explained why there are 117 fewer police officers than are budgeted for - it's because three or more are quitting every paycheck, because those checks are too small.
Alderman: Some Forestry Workers Sawing Logs, Not Mowing LawnsRight now, lawns around vacant buildings only get mowed twice a year. Vacant lots get a trim at least six times.
St. Louis Aldermen Get Earful On NFL Stadium FundingWays & means committee holds outdoor hearing at site of proposed football complex
Dotson's Plan for Highway Patrol Brings Mixed Reactions from City HallDowntown STL Inc.'s Missy Kelley says she supports the plan to bring in the Highway Patrol to help reduce crime downtown, but it's getting mixed reaction from the Board of Aldermen.
Murder of Billiken Athlete Leads to Alderman's Call for Restrictions on Cell Phone SalesThe proposal comes after Megan Boken was shot to death for her IPhone.
Occupy St. Louis Targets Bank of AmericaGrassroots movement wants St. Louis aldermen to pull city accounts from company.