better together

St Louis, Missouri Skyline along the Mississippi River
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Mark Reardon
January 11, 2019 - 12:14 pm
Out of respect for the off-the-record briefing I can’t offer specifics, but I can say there’s a lot in this plan that I love. A lot.
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Gateway Arch
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January 10, 2019 - 4:02 pm
Councilman Mark Harder told KMOX's Mark Reardon he thinks most people in the region don't want a merger -- though there are some efficiencies to be found.
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St. Louis Gateway Arch in Missouri at twilight
Tom Franklin
January 10, 2019 - 1:25 pm
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — A Kansas City Star columnist feels people in St. Louis should solve their own problems. Dave Helling spoke to Charlie Brennan this (Thurs.) morning about the statewide proposal to merge St. Louis City and County by the vote of Missouri residents. He blasted the proposal in a...
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St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar
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Michael Calhoun
January 04, 2019 - 7:11 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — While we've been hearing about plans firming up for a city-county merger, police in St. Louis County apparently have been plotting a merger of their own. The Post-Dispatch and Business Journal both report County Police Chief Jon Belmar asked for the drafting of a "concept...
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St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger
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Alex Degman
January 03, 2019 - 8:15 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger isn't necessarily endorsing a plan to merge the county with St. Louis City, but he's encouraged. "We're talking about savings in the neighborhood of $700 million to $1 billion in savings by eliminating duplicative services in...
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Gateway Arch
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January 02, 2019 - 11:07 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — A rumored proposal to unite St. Louis city and county is raising some eyebrows locally. "A very sweeping change that has all sorts of unintended consequences that I would think need to be answered before jumping off a cliff," noted UMSL Professor Terry Jones in a roundtable...
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March 20, 2018 - 8:32 am
How can St. Louis be more resilient?
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