St. Louis Board of Aldermen
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–A plan to slash soaring pension costs for firefighters gains final passage in the Board of Aldermen — despite threats of a lawsuit from firefighters vowing to stop it. “The faster we pass this, […]
“Well, we’re happy here, out of committee and on to the next step of a long public approval process,” DeWitt said.
Chair of black caucus raises concerns about fairness
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–If you’re driving through south St. Louis, watch out for missing stop signs. Alderman Shane Cohn says he’s noticed a lot of missing signs, a problem he blames on “bored kids.” “It’s a public […]
They warned they would do it, and now they have.
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. […]
Historic plan is in response to shrinking population
Aldermen pass symbolic measure showing all the good they could do with the money
With 80 officers being cut, how many more before crime goes up?
Does of city of 300-thousand need as many aldermen as it had when population was 800-thousand?