Catch the latest headlines about city-county unification and announcements from Better Together.
One group is hit especially hard when it comes to the challenges of fragmented economic development: small business owners and entrepreneurs.
As population declines in the City and County, it’s clear that we struggle to create a thriving economy with opportunity for all.
Special Edition: We’ve been across the region the past two months, hearing from many of you online and in person. Here’s what we’ve heard and the action that has come from it.
A reliance on court fines and fees to operate local governments and a lack of oversight have allowed a broken system to take hold in our region.
“The fiscal note's summary also says that individual St. Louis County municipalities ‘expect decreased revenues to exceed savings with a total unknown impact.’"
An overview of the Task Force’s recommendations to create a safer St. Louis.
There’s a lot of savings on the table. Let’s dive into that a little more...
Better Together has released a detailed financial analysis on the effects of implementation of its policy recommendation.
“Kyle Juvers, associate director of community-based studies at Better Together, called the group's assumptions ‘conservative.’”
Some quick facts about what the Task Force recommendations would do and, importantly, what they would not do.