Revitalizing Old North St. Louis

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OLD NORTH ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- Efforts continue to revitalize the Old North St. Louis area of the city. FOX 2 is in your neighborhood this morning talking to members of the groups integral in updating the buildings and keeping the area safe.

Kevin and Margie were on the scene this morning to talk with St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson. Crime rates have dropped in Old North St. Louis, and thanks is due to active public interest in safety.

The Fox 2 anchors also spoke with Sean Thomas, part of the Old North St. Louis Restoration Group (ONSLRG) The ONSLRG has allocated millions of dollars in funds to updating the aging buildings in the area and making them more appealing to millennials.