Near the end of the wettest June on record in St. Louis, Hunn is monitoring river levels with a wary eye on some of the lesser levees that protect farms and towns, from St. Charles to Clarksville.
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.”
Large donation puts CityArchRiver Foundation within striking distance of $250 million tally.
French says with the city and state planning to spend a total of $130 million on the deal, it would take 100 years for the city to recoup that through the earnings tax.
Fair St. Louis begins in three days and officials say people should review the new transportation before heading out to Forest Park.
Since 2014, 58 St. Louis County police officers have left the department, and many say it’s for better pay.
The twisters were reported in Callaway County, St. Charles County, and Pike County.
St. Louis, Kimmswick, St. Charles to experience flooding
St. Louis Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man found shot in the drivers sear of a car.
Drivers in the St. Louis area should be aware of several roads that remain closed due to flooding.