• Pro & Con: Proposition 1, MetroLink, Urban Development

    From St. Louis Public Radio:  On Friday, St. Louis on the Air hosted a moderated conversation about Proposition 1, one of the ballot measures that City of St. Louis voters will decide on during the April 4...

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  • MetroLink Tax Hike Touted as Way to Move the City Forward

    From St. Louis Post-Dispatch:  In trying to cement his legacy as a mayor who pushed the city forward, Francis Slay is asking voters to approve a half-cent sales tax increase that would help expand MetroLink lines. Setting...

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  • Soccer Stadium Campaign Raises Questions About Public Funding

    From St. Louis Post-Dispatch:  An April ballot proposition would put $60 million in public money toward a new soccer stadium, but campaign ads say city residents won’t pay for it unless they use the stadium. Opponents say...

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  • Waiting to See How Trump’s Infrastructure Plans Will Affect STL

    From St. Louis Post-Dispatch:  While on the campaign trail, President Donald Trump pledged vast infrastructure improvements to the tune of $1 trillion. He has described the nation’s airports as being like those in developing nations and has...

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  • Paric|McHugh Nail Bucket Shot to Top Out 212 Meramec Tower

    In topping out the 26-story commercial/retail tower at 212 South Meramec in Clayton,  Thursday (Feb. 16) joint venture partners PARIC | McHugh, lifted the final batch of concrete to the summit of the residential/office/retail building. The ceremony...

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  • Mayoral Candidates Weigh In On MetroLink, Uber

    From St. Louis Post-Dispatch:  Getting the foundation in place for a new north-south MetroLink expansion is among Mayor Francis Slay’s last big undertakings before he leaves office this spring. He calls it an investment in the future...

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  • Judge Puts STL Soccer Stadium, MetroLink Expansion Tax on Ballot

    From St. Louis Post-Dispatch:  A circuit court judge has paved the way for St. Louis to vote on funding a soccer stadium, bolstering hopes of attracting a Major League Soccer franchise to the city. Judge Michael Mullen...

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  • St. Louis County Seeks Firm to Study New MetroLink Routes

    From St. Louis Post-Dispatch:  St. Louis County is moving ahead with plans to evaluate MetroLink expansions after last year’s attempt collapsed amid questions over how the firm was chosen. The county’s transportation department put on Monday out...

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  • Sales Tax Increase; St. Louis Starts to Weigh In

    From St. Louis Public Radio:  The committee that handles budget issues for the city of St. Louis went to Cherokee Street Wednesday night (Jan. 11) to hear from members of the public about a proposed half-cent increase...

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  • Where Would Funds From Proposed STL Sales Tax Increase Go?

    From St. Louis Post-Dispatch:  Mayor Francis Slay’s administration on Tuesday provided its first detailed look at how it would spend new revenue generated by a half-cent sales tax hike the mayor is pushing to get on the...

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