Board of Alderman
Westminster Christian Academy wants to install stadium lighting and a new sound system to make evening sports a possibility.
Mayor Slay’s decision to abandon the legal fight for a public vote on the proposed stadium is not sitting well with Aldermanic President Lewis Reed.
Some find it way too hard to start a business in St. Louis. So, there’s a plan to be proposed at the Board of Alderman meeting on Friday, to make business licenses easier and cheaper to acquire.
Alderman Antonio French is fighting for the creation of another committee to review police shootings-not referring to the recently created Civilian Review Board.
BJC HealthCare is raising its minimum wage, but a legal fight is expected for St. Louis City to increase its wages.
Mayor Slay has announced his plans to raise the minimum wage to 15 dollars an hour in St. Louis by 2020.
The St. Louis Board of Aldermen is moving toward passing a bill that would ask city voters to raise their property taxes in August to pay for new police and fire department equipment.
St. Louis city voters may be asked this summer to raise their property taxes to pay for new equipment for the police and fire departments, along with other capital improvements citywide.
The measure was sponsored by Aldermanic President Lewis Reed and still needs the signature of Mayor Slay.