Mayor Lyda Krewson

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Kevin Killeen
October 02, 2019 - 12:56 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — As the city of St. Louis moves toward equipping police officers with body cameras, what will the price tag be for taxpayers? Mayor Lyda Krewson's Director of Operations Todd Waelterman says it will cost $5 million a year to maintain the system, manage the data, and review footage...
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Gov. Mike Parson
Associated Press
September 11, 2019 - 2:02 pm
St. Louis has already seen 138 homicides in 2019 and is on pace to top last year’s total of 186.
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Carol Daniel
August 28, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Marty Casey posted a lengthy letter to St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson on Facebook asking for her support to create the "Stand Up St. Louis" concert.
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Kevin Killeen
August 21, 2019 - 2:15 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — After a deadly summer in St. Louis, with some 130 killings, including a dozen children, Mayor Lyda Krewson announced her support for a crime-prevention program that promises to lower murders and shootings by 30% in one year. Marcus McCallister is with the program called "Cure...
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July 12, 2019 - 1:06 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Demolition of abandoned, broken buildings is on the rise. The number of properties held by the city’s land bank is down. Contractors are, for the most part, following a new, safer demolition protocol. A year after Mayor Lyda Krewson outlined a plan to address vacancies, data shows...
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Kevin Killeen
July 01, 2019 - 3:23 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -A union representing St. Louis City police officers wants the department to issue assault rifles to every officer – to match the fire power of guns on the streets. Police Officers Association Business Manager Jeff Roorda wants the department to issue AR-15s to the officers. "On a...
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Kevin Killeen
May 24, 2019 - 1:58 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — In her state of the city speech, St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson tells aldermen things are looking up. Video of Board of Aldermen - LIVE "Tremendous momentum in our city right now," Krewson stated Thursdsay. "Over $8 billion in projects recently completed or under construction...
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Kevin Killeen
April 17, 2019 - 4:11 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Mayor Lyda Krewson is reacting to the story of the St. Louis man released on bail, only to go home and allegedly kill his wife . 54-year old Samuel Lee Scott was being held on a misdemeanor assault charge, when a group called the St. Louis Bail Project posted his $5,000 bail and...
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Kevin Killeen
February 26, 2019 - 1:56 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Two St. Louis aldermen are fighting back against the "Better Together" city-county merger plan -- they want to recall the mayor of St. Louis. Two north St. Louis aldermen, John Collins-Muhammad and Brandon Bosley, say Mayor Lyda Krewson has "betrayed local voters." Related:...
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Michael Calhoun
February 21, 2019 - 12:39 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump's emergency declaration could, at least temporarily, siphon funding from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) in St. Louis and send it instead to the new border wall. McClatchyDC is reporting that Pelosi's office...
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