One Future, One Community

UnifySTL is a group of thought leaders who all agree the reunification of St. Louis City and St. Louis County must be made a priority in order for the region to regain its rightful place as a top tier market.

Jorge Riopedre

Executive Director, Casa de Salud

In a globally competitive economy, we cannot continue to spend $2 billion dollars annually to run all 116 governments in the city and county of St. Louis. These are funds we could be spending on upgrading our infrastructure, investing in bio-tech and our budding entrepreneurial sector, and providing the world class education our children deserve and need if we are to thrive. Unifying the city and the county would put us firmly on a path to future prosperity. We must act now.
— Jorge Riopedre