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(KMOX/Brett Blume)

Only Handful of Residents Remain at Stan Span Homeless Camp

Extreme cold, arrests whittle down tent city’s population to single digits.

02/19/2015

Homeless encampment near the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge in December 2014. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

City Hall to Stan Span Homeless Residents: Pack Up and Leave

“It’s not a way to live,” says Eddie Roth, director of human services for the city.

01/27/2015

Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Franklin County Bans Living in Tents, Campers, Motor Homes

From now on residents of Franklin County must have a solid roof over their heads—or risk getting a fine.

05/05/2014

5/29/12-Rev. Larry Rice gestures during a hearing before the Human Service Committee at St. Louis city hall Tuesday morning. The homeless advocate, who was arrested during last week's shutdown of his proposed tent community called Integrity Village, is still pushing for the city to donate an acre of ground for a homeless tent city. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Homeless Advocate Larry Rice Continues Push For Tent Community

Wants city hall to donate an acre of land for organized homeless community.

05/29/2012

A makeshift memorial was built at Kilroy's Sports Bar on Sunday, April 29, 2012 after a man was killed and more than 15 required hospital care after a tent collapsed the day before. (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Candlelight Vigil For Man Killed In Tent Collapse

Kilroy’s remains closed since Saturday’s tragedy.

05/03/2012

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Safety Questions Arise After Deadly Tent Collapse

Building commissioner says nearby bar would have been safer place to be during storm.

04/30/2012

Brian E. King (Provided photo)

Homeless Man Charged With Sexual Assault At Occupy St. Louis Campsite

Report: Woman was fondled inside a tent at Kiener Plaza.

11/18/2011