Animal House Fund http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Aldermen vote to free up money for Stray Rescue http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/aldermen-vote-free-money-stray-rescue <p>A year-long battle over the best way to use about $258,000 in donated tax dollars that were originally intended for a new city-operated shelter is over.</p> Thu, 01 Dec 2011 21:19:49 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2589 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Aldermen vote to free up money for Stray Rescue Mandatory spay-neuter clears committee; funds for Stray Rescue do not http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mandatory-spay-neuter-clears-committee-funds-stray-rescue-do-not <p>What Ald. Stephen Conway called a comprehensive animal control strategy for St. Louis is somewhat in limbo tonight after an aldermanic committee passed one bill, rejected a second, and waited to take action on a third.</p><p><strong>What passed:</strong></p> Thu, 07 Jul 2011 22:42:01 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 1601 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mandatory spay-neuter clears committee; funds for Stray Rescue do not Animal House money now to go to Stray Rescue http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/animal-house-money-now-go-stray-rescue <p>In December, the<a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/article_ed4bda5d-aca8-5857-97c7-9dc0744c4950.html"> St. Louis Post-Dispatch wrote</a> that money collected via tax bills for a planned new animal shelter in the city of St. Louis was sitting in a special fund with no place to be used.</p> Tue, 15 Feb 2011 22:05:52 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 541 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Animal House money now to go to Stray Rescue Animal House Fund - in current form - to shut down http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/animal-house-fund-current-form-shut-down <p>But health commissioner, mayor, don't object to its resurrection in a different form.</p> Wed, 08 Dec 2010 23:01:54 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 89 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Animal House Fund - in current form - to shut down More property tax check-offs possible http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/more-property-tax-check-offs-possible <p>Services for the homeless, utility assistance could join funds for Forest Park, a now-defunct animal shelter as check-off beneficiaries</p> Fri, 03 Dec 2010 22:31:31 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 63 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org