The former vice president will discuss his new book and take questions from audience members.
Al Gore is coming to St. Louis to kick off the St. Louis County Library's 10th ‘Buzz’ Westfall Favorite Author Series. The event will take place at 7:00 p.m on Saturday, February 9, at Library Headquarters, 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd. Ticket packages are $35 for one ticket and one book or $50 for two tickets and one book. Tickets can be purchased through brownpapertickets.com or at St. Louis County Library Headquarters. Gore will discuss his new book “The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change.” For more, check out the St. Louis County Library Foundation's website. Do you think you'll attend Hazelwood?
Voter approval means upgrades to facilities in the Hazelwood School District.
Voters in Hazelwood signaled their support for local schools when they approved Proposition H. Seventy-five percent of them sent plans for a wide range of upgrades and renovations to the head of class on election day. The measure provides for a $120 million bond issue that would fund the work without a tax-rate increase. "Work can begin as early as the spring," said Diana Gulotta, Assistant Superintendant of Communications for the Hazelwood School District. "It depends on where they [the schools] are on the timeline, how much work we can do while school is in, and what has to be done during the summer when school is out. " Gulotta added that the goal is to have $60 million of the bonds sold by the end of 2010. Proposition H marks the …