Alderman Craig Schmid
Southside Alderman Craig Schmid says police body cameras would be a “friend” to police, but he admits the police union isn’t on board yet.
The plan would keep a record of upkeep problems, which, if neglected, could lead to fines or court action against building owners.
Today, Kevin watches the usually deliberative board of aldermen move decisively for a free pork lunch…
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–Taking his fight for pension reform to a new venue, Mayor Slay pushed a resolution through the police board calling for the saving of 30 officers’ positions slated for cutting — if and only if […]
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–The sponsor of a pension reform plan that St. Louis firefighters say they won’t sue over is preparing to make an end run around a rival alderman who is holding up the plan in committee. […]
Charlie talks with “The Science Guy” Bill Nye about summer brain drain, keeping your kids from losing what they learned the previous year; and with STL Alderman Craig Schmid about dead deer in Downtown STL and firefighters and police pensions.
With aldermen holding influence over voters within their ward, both Clay and Carnahan are in courtship mode
Board President hasn’t assigned the bill to a committee, citing legal concerns
Opponents claim bill would give Mayor Slay free hand to make future changes to pensions.
Clan of the Barbarians was found to be incongruous with the Benton Park West neighborhood.