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St. Louis City/County Merger

More than a century after the Great Divorce, Better Together's plan to reunite the city and county has sparked fierce debate.

Take this quick, two-question poll. Let us know where you stand on the proposed plan, and find out what other SLM readers are thinking. Read more

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Neil Jamieson

These are some takeaways from one effort. Read more

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St. Louis County has 88 municipalities. What will happen to them after Better Together? Read more

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Neil Jammieson

When and how St. Louis City and County separated—and why it was never legal in the first place. Read more

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The organization spearheading the merger plan says the public school system is beyond the scope of what it was originally tasked to do. Read more

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