Protesters marched from the homeless camps north of the Gateway Arch to St. Louis City Hall today demanding city officials freeze plans to raze the encampments next month.
About 50 people live in the three riverfront camps that the city’s Department of Human Services has deemed a risk to public health and safety.
The City of St. Louis has issued new rules for residents of the area's unofficial homeless encampments.
Residents will not be allowed to drink or use drugs, or engage in criminal activity. And they will also have to cooperate with police, fire and the city health department.
St. Louis Department of Human Services director Bill Siedhoff says he doesn't expect enforcement to be a problem:
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