Messenger: Louisville is better together, civic leader tells St. Louis

The Louisville lawyer led the campaign in 2000 to merge the city of Louisville with Jefferson County, a long-sought marriage that had failed three times previously when voters left the bride and groom at the altar.

What a potential government merger in St. Louis might look like is an open question at this point. But there are plenty of options. A new nonprofit called St. Louis Strong is collecting ideas and seeking more on its website.

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