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Sharon Carpenter (KMOX file photo)

Nepotism Scandal Prompts Proposal to Change How St. Louis Picks Recorder of Deeds

By city charter, the voters pick the Recorder of Deeds, but Alderwoman Phyllis Young working on a bill to make it a post held by appointment of the mayor.

09/26/2014

Sharon Carpenter (KMOX file photo)

Report Released Outlining Recorder of Deeds Nepotism Scandal

A report out from the St. Louis City Counselor’s office sheds more light on the nepotism scandal that forced Recorder of Deeds Sharon Carpenter to resign this summer.

09/19/2014

St. Louis Alderwoman Christine Ingrassia. Photo: KMOX

Aldermen: Money Wasted on Meetings for Input on Block Grants

The city of St. Louis spent $77,000 in taxpayer money to hold public hearings on the issue—but only 103 people showed up.

06/20/2014

The Laclede Gas Building at 720 Olive St. downtown. (Photo via owner Hertz Investment Group's website.)

Board of Aldermen Nears Passage of Laclede Gas TIF

By a vote of 24-1, the board perfected the language on the tax increment financing (TIF) deal to help Laclede Friday.

12/06/2013

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