Absentee Voting In Person on Friday, Saturday, Monday

absentee-ballot-copyThe April 4th General Election is for Mayor, Comptroller, Odd Numbered Wards Aldermen, 16th Ward Alderman, School Board (three seats), Community College Trustee Board (one seat), and six ballot issues.

Wednesday was the deadline to apply for an Absentee Ballot by Mail.

Absentee Voting In Person is available at
Board of Election, 300 N Tucker
8 am to 5 pm Friday, March 31st
9 am to 1 pm Saturday, April 1st
8 am to 5 pm Monday, April 3rd

Board of Election Absentee Ballot Information

Absentee Ballot Department at Board of Election: (314) 622-3319 or (314) 622-3230

You do not need a Photo ID to vote in this election. You will need one for the next election. If you need assistance obtaining a Photo ID, please contact Committeewoman Marie Ceselski at 314-630-7599.


Board of Election Sample Ballot

Wednesday LRA: One Offer to Purchase & Two Mow to Own in McKinley Hts

Pierre Laclede Statue8:30 am Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
Land Reutilization Authority
1520 Market, City Hall West
SLDC Board Room, 2nd Floor

Full Agenda

7th Ward Items ($ is Offer then Value Estimate)
Offers to Purchase

Mow To Own

9th Ward Items ($ is Offer then Value Estimate)
Offer to Purchase

Mow To Own




Tuesday Drinking Liberally Ballot Issues Happy Hour

Join the Left-Leaning Community for Drinking Liberally STL Chapter‘s Ballot Issue Happy Hour 6:30-9 pm Tuesday On The Patio at Nadine’s Gin Joint, 1931 S 12th in Soulard. Please RSVP to mtceselski@aol.com

There will be no guest speakers or drive by candidates/campaign consultants.

More Information



Monday Preservation Board: Benton Park, Lafayette Square, Soulard Projects

Pierre Laclede Statue4 pm Monday, March 27, 2017
St. Louis Preservation Board
1520 Market (City Hall West), Room 2000

Full Agenda

1959 Lynch, 9th Ward (Owner/Applicant: 2300 Pestalozzi LLC/ Killeen & Killeen Development LLC, 3015 Salena, St. Louis MO 63118) – Construct 2-Story Single Family House construction with 2-car garage


44 Maryland Plaza, 28th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Maryland Plaza Corp, 50 Maryland Plaza #300, St. Louis MO 63108/Koplar Properties) – Façade Alterations to 2-Story Commercial Building

5034 Washington Place, 28th Ward (Owner/Applicant: 5000 Washington Blvd Development LLC, 393 N Euclid #300, St. Louis MO 63108) –  Construct Seven 3-Story Attached Townhouses
3/24/2017 NextSTLRevised Plans for Holy Corners Townhomes Still Short of CRO Endorsement

4545 Maryland, 28th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Nancy Newman Rice (artist), 4545 Maryland, St. Louis MO 63108) – APPEAL of Denial (on work without permit) to Replace Existing Slate Roof with architectural shingles

Hempstead School, 5872-5888 Minerva, 22nd Ward (Owner/Applicant: Board of Education, 801 N 11th, St. Louis MO 63101/Patricia Moncrief) – Demolish School Building to Construct Senior Living Facility
3/26/2017 St. Louis Post-DispatchIttner-designed historic school could be demolished for senior housing 


1116 Missouri, 6th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Praxair Distribution Inc, 2301 SE Creekview Dr, Ankeny IA 50021/ Pulte Group)- Construct 64 Attached Townhouses on 4-acre vacant lot
3/26/2017 St. Louis Post Dispatch:  Townhouses proposed for vacant Praxair site in Lafayette Square 

2339-45 Rutger, 6th Ward (Owner/Applicant: LRA/Leonard Adewunmi, Design and Restoration) – Construct Two 2-Family Townhouses

2217-21 S 10th (across from Pontiac Park), 7th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Bee Well LLC, 1014 Geyer, St. Louis MO 63104/Rita Backstrom) –  Construction 1-Story Frame Addition

Skinker-DeBaliviere Certified Local Historic District
6201-6219 Delmar,
28th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Spirit Energy LLC, 7701 Forsyth #325, Clayton MO 63105/Pace Properties) –  Construct 3-Story Commercial Building

Saturday 78th Dist Meeting with State Rep. Bruce Franks

bruceonfloor9-11:30 am Saturday, March 25, 2017
78th District State Rep. Bruce Franks
78th District Empowerment Rally
2720 Cherokee
FB Event Page

Join Bruce for legislative updates, ballot issue convos (at least Props A, B, 2), community resources, and light refreshments. 7th Ward is bringing John’s Donuts.

Bruce is in D.C. in this week, so we look forward to hearing about his efforts at the U.S. Capitol as well.

POSTPONED: Monday Night Soulard Special Business District Meeting


Tentatively rescheduled for Monday, April 3rd

6 pm Monday, March 13th, 2017
Soulard Special Business District Meeting
Soulard Station, 1911 S 12th
Open to the Public

This is the special taxing district created in 1994 and funded by a property tax for extra security for Soulard.

RFPs for Security Service Providers are due by 5 pm Monday, March 13th.

There is a vacancy on the SSBD Board of Commissioners for a residential renter.


Tuesday: Vote Tishaura for Mayor #ONESTLOUIS

tj_logo_web7th Ward Independent Democrats
7th Ward Committeewoman Marie Ceselski
7th Ward Committeeman Marty Murray, Jr.

For Mayor: Elect Tishaura Jones
For Comptroller: Re-Elect Darlene Green
For 7th Ward Alderman: No Endorsement
Yes on Proposition S

Polls Open 6 am to 7 pm
Polling Place Look-Up 

7th Ward Rides to Polls: 314-630-7599

Election Problems:
Call Board of Election Director at 314-622-4239
Call Board of Election at 314-622-4336
In 7th Ward Call Committeewoman Marie Ceselski at 314-630-7599