Articles of Interest: 

January 13, 2019: Missouri mayors unite against uniting St. Louis city and county by David Hunn, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

January 25, 2019: St. Louis County mayors back alternative plan for potential city-county reorganization by Nassim Benchaabane, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

February 1, 2019: St. Louis-area police chiefs say Better Together findings rely on outdated information by Jeremy Kohler, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

February 6, 2019: Florissant mayor blasts Better Together merger plan by Staff Writer, KPLR 11

February 7, 2019: Some St. Louis County residents starting grassroots opposition to Better Together plan by Marianne Martinez, KSDK

February 18, 2019: Better Together merger plan would lead to ‘illegitimate’ government, prof argues by Jeremy Kohler, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

February 25, 2019: St. Charles County councilmen jump on anti-merger train, oppose Better Together by David Hunn, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

February 25, 2019: University City, Florissant join opposition to Better Together merger by David Hunn, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

February 25, 2019: Former police chief proposes police take over protection at Washington University and Lambert Airport by Ayesha Khan, Fox News

February 28, 2019: City-county merger considered from a black political perspective by Mike Jones, The St. Louis American

March 1, 2019: Efforts Underway To Battle “Better Together” by Don Corrigan, Webster-Kirkwood Times

March 2, 2019: McClellan: Revised thinking on Better Together by Bill McClellan, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

March 4, 2019: How are we “Better Together” if the schools are ignored? Letter to Editor by Camden Hosler in St. Louis Post-Dispatch

March 4, 2019: Chesterfield City Council unanimously approves resolution opposing ‘Better Together’ city-county merger plan by Molly Rose on Fox 2

March 5, 2019: Chesterfield city council unanimously opposes St. Louis city/county merger by Mary Shapiro Special to the Post-Dispatch

March 5, 2019: Attorneys: Stenger to become mayor of merged St. Louis even if removed by County Council by David Hunn, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

March 6, 2019: University City Takes Stance Against “Better Together” Plan by Mitch Schneider, The Times

March 6, 2019: If Better Together passes, ex-city and county official warns of street protests, boycotts by David Hunn, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

March 2019: COUNTERPOINT: Should St. Louis City and County be merged? Column by Pat Kelly in the Illinois Business Journal

March 2019: A critical look at the governance issues of the Better Together proposal by E. Terrence (Terry) Jones in the Illinois Business Journal

White Paper: The Incredible, Shrinking “Metropolitan City of St. Louis” by David Rusk, Special to ContructforSTL.org

March 12, 2019: Town and Country, Des Peres join chorus of local municipalities opposing Better Together plan by Sterling Levy and Cathy Lenny Special to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch

March 13, 2019: Better Together Has Zero Facts to Back Up Its Most Crucial Claims by Ray Hartmann, Riverfront Times

March 15, 2019: Skepticism reigns at Better Together’s second town hall by Nassim Benchaabane, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

March 18, 2019: Merger would lop off part of Pacific, altering the river city’s future by David Hunn, St. Louis Post-Dispatch