Cross County

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2008

    Larry Salci's Latest Trainwreck

    Larry Salci, the former president and CEO of Metro, is back in the news. Salci this week announced that his current firm, Colorado Railcar Manufacturing, has ceased operations and will have no employees as of tomorrow, December 31. Salci took over as president and CEO of Colorado Railcar, a manufact ... More >>

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    August 20, 2008
  • Blogs

    June 19, 2008

    Metro Ridership, St. Louis Gas Prices Up

    Metro has been in public relations and financial turmoil as of late, but the transit company recently did something that might boost its approval ratings -- it gave away 10,000 passes, aimed at attracting new riders. Nick Lucchesi Calm before the storm: The Busch Stadium Metro Link station today ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2007

    Metro Messed-Up

    Everybody is reporting today that embattled Metro chief Larry Salci will soon be out of a job -- perhaps as early as this afternoon -- after the agency lost its lawsuit against the Cross County Collaborative. The office of County Executive Charlie Dooley has called a 2 p.m. news conference on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2006

    Tom Sullivan Takes on the Post

    Gadfly extraordinaire Tom Sullivan has never been one to shrink from a confrontation. Perhaps most famously, Sullivan, who toils by day at his small ad agency in Clayton, took on the Metropolitan Sewer District. After the years (and years) he spent pointing out waste and mismanagement within the age ... More >>

  • News

    August 30, 2006

    All Aboard!

    Unreal gets the first crack at the new 'Link. Plus, Bill McClellan takes pride in "his band," and being named one of the nation's angriest cities really pisses us off. Grr.

  • News

    May 3, 2006

    Pay Up!

    Metro wants Claire McCaskill to foot the auditing bill

  • News

    August 3, 2005

    Metro Messy

    Transit chief Larry Salci knows he has his critics. Ask him if he cares.