St. Louis Board of Aldermen

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Dotson’s Plan for Highway Patrol Brings Mixed Reactions from City Hall

Downtown STL Inc.’s Missy Kelley says she supports the plan to bring in the Highway Patrol to help reduce crime downtown, but it’s getting mixed reaction from the Board of Aldermen.

01/29/2015

St. Louis Board of Aldermen (KMOX/file photo)

Civilian Review Board Plan to be Introduced to Board of Aldermen

With the blessing of the mayor, a plan to create a civilian review board to monitor complaints of police misconduct in St. Louis comes before the board of aldermen today.

12/05/2014

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay (KMOX/file photo)

Mayor Slay: ‘Disruption’ Will be Allowed in St. Louis

Mayor Slay has requested 400 members of the National Guard to help in the city after the grand jury’s decision is announced in the Michael Brown case.

11/18/2014

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Bill Could Crack Down on Lackadaisical Landlords

The plan would keep a record of upkeep problems, which, if neglected, could lead to fines or court action against building owners.

03/07/2014

Lewis Reed, President of St. Louis Board of Aldermen

Cats Cause Scary Situation at Board of Aldermen Meeting

Aldermanic President Lewis Reed, who is allergic to cats, began coughing and gasping for air.

12/06/2013

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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Aldermen to Hear Case of Embezzling Parks Employees

Chief Park Ranger Thomas “Dan” Stritzel and Deputy Parks Commissioner Joseph Vacca admit they diverted funds to a fake company for eight years.

11/20/2013

Lewis Reed, President of St. Louis Board of Aldermen

Slay Threatened With Lawsuit Over Alleged Power Grab

“The day Mayor Francis Slay signs a contract and commits the city under a contract without going through the appropriate channels, I will file a lawsuit,” Lewis Reed says.

11/13/2013

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‘Show-Me Cannabis’ Speaking in Cape Girardeau Tonight

St. Louis Police Sgt. Gary Wiegert, a Tea Party activist and lobbyist for the Show-Me Cannabis group, will be a featured speaker.

10/21/2013

Alderman Tom Villa discusses his vast array of neckties

Kevin Killeen’s Whole ‘nother Story — How to Pick a Necktie

Today, Kevin gets fashion advice from Alderman Tom Villa, a man of many neckties…

10/11/2013

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