Board of Aldermen

gun free zone
Kevin Killeen
October 17, 2019 - 4:30 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — You could be fined $100 for having a gun in St. Louis city parks under a bill just introduced by Alderwoman Cara Spencer. "We've seen unprecedented levels of violence here in our city as of recently, and not only violence — but violence against children. You know, we've had 13...
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Kevin Killeen
October 15, 2019 - 4:56 pm
The bill now moves on to the full floor of the board for more debate.
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Kevin Killeen
May 24, 2019 - 1:58 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — In her state of the city speech, St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson tells aldermen things are looking up. Video of Board of Aldermen - LIVE "Tremendous momentum in our city right now," Krewson stated Thursdsay. "Over $8 billion in projects recently completed or under construction...
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medical marijuana
Kevin Killeen
April 25, 2019 - 8:53 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — A bill to regulate how medical marijuana is grown, processed and sold in St. Louis will be introduced in the board of aldermen Friday morning. The state says local towns can zone medical marijuana facilities to be as far as 1,000 feet away from a school or church. The bill ,...
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(Photo by Kevin Killeen, KMOX)
March 05, 2019 - 10:27 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Incumbent St. Louis Board of Aldermen President Lewis Reed defeated his three challengers Tuesday night and moves on to the general municipal election in April. Reed finished the evening with 36 percent of the vote. State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed and St. Louis Alderwoman Megan Green...
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Brett Blume
January 30, 2019 - 1:38 pm
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — St. Louis Board of Aldermen president Lewis Reed is calling for more to be done to help the region's "most vulnerable" residents deal with the Polar Vortex. With all of the talk of a city-county merger, he says now is the time for both entities to work "better together" to...
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STL Board of Aldermen discuss MLS resolution
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November 30, 2018 - 12:29 pm
ST. LOUIS, MO (KMOX) — By a 26-2 vote, the St. Louis Board of Aldermen has passed a non-binding resolution in support of a Major League Soccer stadium in downtown St. Louis. The @MLS4theLou resolution passed the full board 26-2. Thank you to all my colleagues and supporters of this effort. pic...
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Tom Franklin
November 28, 2018 - 12:48 pm
ST. LOUIS, MO (KMOX) — After roughly three and a half hours of presentations and deliberations, the St. Louis Housing, Urban Development and Zoning committee passed a resolution supporting a proposed Major League Soccer stadium west of Union Station. In an unprecedented move today, St louis’ #HUDZ...
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Kevin Killeen
November 28, 2018 - 7:00 am
"We don't want to make the mistakes we made in the past."
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Kathy Dickerson holds a sign in front of the Christopher Columbus statue in Tower Grove Park in St. Louis on October 8, 2018.
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October 10, 2018 - 6:10 pm
The plan now moves onto the floor of the full board for more debate.
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