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Complete Streets Plan Still on Hold in St. Louis County

A measure that would require builders to consider bike paths and sidewalks on all new roads in St. Louis County is still on hold, but one side says they are willing to talk.

01/02/2014

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Streets Plan Faces Further Delays in St. Louis County

The policy would require builders to consider bike paths and sidewalks on all new roads in St. Louis County.

12/24/2013

New dividers in Metro bus shelters downtown. (Brian Kelly/KMOX)

Larry Rice: Metro’s Bench Dividers Symbolize War Against Homeless

A move by the St. Louis-area mass transit agency Metro will make it harder for homeless people to nap on bus shelter benches downtown, a move that has angered some advocates for the homeless.

12/18/2013

New dividers in Metro bus shelters downtown. (Brian Kelly/KMOX)

No Napping Here: Metro Adds Dividers To Bus Shelter Benches

“[They'll] discourage people from taking up the entire space with their packages and their bags or even by lying down,” a spokeswoman explains.

12/17/2013

Missouri Department of Transportation officials announce the opening of the Mid Rivers Mall Drive overpass over I-70 on November 8, 2013.

Budget Cuts Leave MoDOT Unsure About Its Future

MoDOT’s Interim District Engineer Greg Horne says annual funding has gone from $1.3 billion a few years ago to a projected annual budget of $430,000.

11/08/2013

Metrolink and Metro bus near Union Station (KMOX/Killeen)

Fight Aboard MetroLink Train Raises Questions About Security

“You had elderly people moving as fast as they could to get away, you had young children sitting nearby that were being protected by their mothers.”

11/06/2013

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Capitol Perspectives: We Won’t Pay for It

When it comes to financing our highways, Missouri actually is closer to the “borrow-and-spend” mentality that we attribute to Europe.

10/25/2013

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All Aboard A to Z, Next Stop Transportation Museum!

This past week I had the privilege to take a tour of the St. Louis Transportation Museum.

08/26/2013

Photo: Getty Images

Missouri Sales Tax Increase for Transportation Stalls in Senate

The Missouri House passed the Senate-originated measure which would give voters the choice to increase the sales tax by one cent over 10 years to fund improvements.

05/15/2013

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Missouri Senate Passes Transportation Sales Tax

The tax would require approval by Missouri voters and go back on a statewide ballot after 10 years.

03/14/2013

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