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Parking meter lawsuit
4:15 pm
Mon February 6, 2012

City treasurer candidate sues incumbent over no-bid contracts

Ald. Fred Wessels, a candidate for city treasurer, has sued incumbent Larry Williams over an allegedly illegal contract to manage parking meters in St. Louis.
(photo courtesy of Fred Wessels)

Calling him a "rogue public official who needs to be reined in by the courts," south St. Louis city alderman Fred Wessels has filed suit against treasurer Larry Williams, accusing him of illegally implementing a contract to manage the city's 10,000 parking meters.

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