South County Connector http://news.stlpublicradio.org en With Comment Deadline Looming, Protests Continue Over South County Connector http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/comment-deadline-looming-protests-continue-over-south-county-connector <p><em>Updated&nbsp;7:37 p.m. Tuesday, July 16 with comments from St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley&nbsp;</em></p><p>Local advocacy groups and politicians are urging opponents of a proposed new road through portions of St. Louis County to continue speaking out against the project.</p><p>The deadline for comments on an environmental study for the South County Connector is Friday. The streets department will review and respond to them before incorporating them into the study for federal approval.</p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 20:54:55 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 28286 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org With Comment Deadline Looming, Protests Continue Over South County Connector St. Louis City On Record Opposing South County Connector http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-city-record-opposing-south-county-connector <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The St. Louis Board of Aldermen has become the latest entity to go on record opposing a new boulevard through portions of St. Louis County.</span></p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 21:08:40 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 28189 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis City On Record Opposing South County Connector From Bike Trails To Property Values, Residents Raise Concerns About ‘South County Connector’ http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/bike-trails-property-values-residents-raise-concerns-about-south-county-connector <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">During a public meeting Monday night, several residents raised concerns about a proposed highway project that would stretch through parts of St. Louis City and County.</span></p><p>Called the South County Connector, the unfunded highway project has a more than $100 million price tag and would run from Hanley Road at Deer Creek&nbsp;Plaza to River Des Peres Boulevard. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 03:41:43 +0000 Tim Lloyd 28065 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org From Bike Trails To Property Values, Residents Raise Concerns About ‘South County Connector’