West Florissant Avenue
A $37 million plan to improve a St. Louis County street that was the site of many protests following Michael Brown’s death is poised to move forward.
Knowles hopes businesses on West Florissant begin cleaning up soon, but he says many are waiting on insurance companies, and some of the sites are sorting out environmental issues.
Ferguson Committeewoman Patricia Bynes doesn’t know what the holdup is, saying perhaps it’s the time of year slowing things down, or maybe cleanup is being held off until after hearings in Jefferson City.
A teen was among two people shot just before 10 p.m. at Mimika Avenue and West Florissant Avenue. He was in a vehicle with six others.