St. Louis could be on the hook in steam plant dispute

A legal dispute stemming back to 2019 flooding at the steam plant that provides power downtown could ensnare the city of St. Louis, court papers say.

In June that year, a force main sewer failed, flooding the plant and causing millions of dollars in damage. It’s located in the Near North Riverfront neighborhood and is owned by Ashley Energy LLC.

Litigation the company filed last month in St. Louis Circuit Court says Ashley contracted to lease boilers, operating them in the plant’s parking lot to…


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