Council members decided to kill the city’s controversial red light camera program, citing a series of recent court rulings.
Paul was elected in a four-way race in April 2012 after plastering the slogan “No Walmart” on his yard signs.
He says the Walmart and impeachment controversies are “more of a springboard and less of a hinderance.”
Mayor Adam Paul says the budget cut is a ploy by city staff to make it seem like a long-disputed Walmart development is necessary or services will disappear.
Chet Pleban, the defense attorney for Mayor Adam Paul, announced last week he is throwing his hat in for the job, much to the surprise of Ellisville Councilman Matt Pirrello, who is being sued by Pleban.
Mayor Adam Paul’s political opponents are anonymously blogging their grievances under — what was — a very vulgar and explicit pen name.
“I’m so excited to get back into work but when I hear the city’s trying to appeal or reconsider the motion to stay me, it kind of took the sail out of my winds”
St. Louis County Circuit Court Judge David Lee Vincent III ruled the council failed to give Adam Paul time to prepare a defense.
The 3-3 tie came after passionate pleas from residents. “There will be no moving forward until this is resolved.”
“I want to get the city back going, I want to turn ashy back to classy,” Paul said after Wednesday’s council meeting.