Wednesday E & A Vote on FY2018 Budget

budget2018_AOP_cover-page-0012 pm Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Board of Estimate and Apportionment
(Mayor, Comptroller, Board President)
Room 200, City Hall

Amendments and Final E&A Vote on FY2018 Budget

After the E&A vote, Budget goes to sham hearings in Board of Aldermen Ways & Means Committee.

Among the proposed positions cuts are 3 positions from Parks Dept. mowing & trash pick up services.

Mayor’s Office is, however, adding a position.
4/21/2017 St. Louis Post-Dispatch story on Friday’s Board of E&A hearing on FY2018 Budget: Senior women confront city over use of LaSalle rec center as homeless shelter

Team TIF’s Budget Summary 

Monday LRA Agenda Includes McKinley Heights Garden Lease

Pierre Laclede StatueCheck out the offers to purchase, garden leases, mows to own in your ward/neighborhood.

8:30 am Wednesday
Land Reutilization Authority
SLDC Board Room, 2nd Floor, City Hall West, 1520 Market

Meeting Agenda

LRA Property Database

LRA Property List

How to Buy LRA Property

Mow to Own Program Information

Garden Lease Program Information

Monday Preservation Board: It’s Demolition Applications Night

Pierre Laclede Statue4 pm Monday, April 24, 2017
St. Louis Preservation Board
1520 Market (City Hall West), Room 2000

Full Agenda 

2205 Lynch,
9th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Peggy Ladd) – Appeal of Denial for Demolition of 1865 Stone Alley House

4212, 4236, 4221-23, 4125-27 McRee and 4133-35, 4145 Lafayette, 17th & 19th Wards (Owner/Applicant: McCree Garden Apartments Two LLC, 1607 Tower Grove, St. Louis MO 63110) – Demolition of 6 Residential Structures for New Construction and Rehab 14 Structures

2232 S Grand,
6th Ward (Owner/Applicant: S. Grand Development LLC/HOK) – Demolition of YMCA Building & Construct 5-Story Apartment Building- Project has 10 Year Tax Abatement + Sales Tax Exemption on construction materials
3/21/2017 St. Louis Post-DispatchSouth Grand apartments at YMCA site should start in June 

1408-10 Tower Grove, 17th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Missouri Foundation for Health/HOK) – Demolition & Rehabilitation

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
4/14/2017 NextSTLChanges Present Better Urban Design for Lafayette Square Praxair Site 

Monday SRG Safety Committee Meeting

soulardSoulard Restoration Group
Safety Committee Meeting
7-8:30 pm Monday, April 24, 2017
Soulard Station, 1911 S. 12th
Open to the Public

Agenda will include
Crime Stats
Incidents of Concern
Neighborhood Impact Statements
Camera Status
St. Louis Safety Group
Open Discussion

SRG Safety Committee IS NOT Soulard Special Business District, the special taxing district created in 1994 and funded by a property tax for extra security for Soulard.

Next SSBD Meeting is 6 pm Monday, May 12th, 2017 at Soulard Station, 1911 S 12th. Open to the Public. If you’d like on the agenda to speak at that meeting, contact at least one day in advance of meeting.

The SSBD does not publish agendas or meeting minutes on its website.

There is a vacancy on the SSBD Board of Commissioners for a residential renter and a residential property owner seat expired the end of 2016.


There is also group working on a Soulard Community Improvement District to be funded with a sales tax.


Earth Day Weekend in 7th Ward Neighborhoods

march for scienceDowntown
1 pm Saturday, March 22
March for Science
Starts Union Station, 1801 Market

Fox Park
9-11 am Saturday, March 22
Fox Park Spring Clean
Shenandoah @ California

McKinley Heights
10 am – Noon Saturday, March 22
McKinley Meadows Work Day
2257 Missouri


10 am – 1 pm Friday, March 21
Recycling & Tree Giveaway
Anheuser-Busch Tour Center, 2 12th & Lynch

8:30-11 am Saturday, March 22
Soulard Garden Co-Op Work Day
Ask for Marie for Free Seeds (Marigold, Cilantro, Butterfly Weed)
9th @ Lami

pontiac19 am – Noon Saturday, March 22
Soulard Restoration Group Beautification Committee
Pontiac Square Park Spring Clean
10th & Ann

6:30-9 pm Monday, March 24
Drinking Liberally Earth Day Happy Hour
Guest Speaker: Ed Smith, Policy Director, Missouri Coalition for Environment
Nadine’s Gin Joint, patio, 1931 S 12th

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