Transportation officials say the foundation of the highway is crumbling and needs to be widened to handle increased traffic. Proposed legislation would allow Missouri to contract a private company to fix the highway in exchange for being allowed to charge tolls.
However, City Manager Greg Burris hopes someone will launch a legal challenge to the ordinance so the city doesn't have to enforce it.
Recent reports indicate that meth-related incidents have been cut nearly in half near places that have imposed prescription requirements.
The Rams reached a deal with the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Bureau for the team to play a home game away from the Edward Jones Dome.