St. Louis has no shortage of dilapidated structures — or ideas to address the problem. Here's a look at recent Post-Dispatch coverage.
Proposition NS received more than 58 percent of the vote in April 2017, short of the two-thirds required under the city charter.
The St. Louis Redevelopment Company, owned by Giro Katsimbrakis, has been ordered to pay neighbors of one of its properties $135,000.
A 'vacancy advisory committee,' overseen by a dedicated staff member, is being launched to coordinate resources from the public and nonprofit worlds.
Soulard and Lafayette Square serve as powerful examples of historic preservation realized, but many other areas have been waiting so long for developers that falling debris is part of the backdrop. The city vows to raze more buildings − including some of its own.
Four times a year, the city of St. Louis auctions hundreds of properties with delinquent taxes at the civil courts building downtown. In the l…