Day 2: Lambert Airport Privatization Meeting

rexcMake Your Voices Heard. Contact your Alderman and Mayor, Comptroller, Board President. Contact info at end of post.

Continuation of Tuesday’s Meeting
Noon Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
Selection Committee for Airport Privatization
Closed Meeting to review proposals received in connection with a Request for Proposals related to airport advisory services in the potential lease
City Counselor’s Office Room 314, City Hall, 1200 Market
City Online Calendar Meeting Notice/Agenda

There have been no meetings for the public or Board of Aldermen to weigh in on privatization of Lambert Airport and, yet, the hiring of consultants to proceed is about to happen. The Committee met last Wednesday and is moving along at lightning speed.

Previous post on Lambert Airport privatization with lots of background information.

Most recent media…there have been no media follow up since this Oct 1st story… 10/1/2017 St. Louis Post-DispatchSt. Louis begins to weigh potential benefits, risks of privatizing Lambert

Contact Information…

Mayor Lyda Krewson

Comptroller Darlene Green (member of Airport Commission)

Board President Lewis Reed (member of Airport Commission)

Members of Board of Aldermen

Tuesday Lambert Airport Privatization Meeting

rexcMake Your Voices Heard. Contact your Alderman and Mayor, Comptroller, Board President. Contact info at end of post.

2-5 pm Tuesday, December 12th, 2017
Selection Committee for Airport Privatization
Closed Meeting to review proposals received in connection with a Request for Proposals related to airport advisory services in the potential lease
City Counselor’s Office Room 314, City Hall, 1200 Market
City Online Calendar Meeting Notice/Agenda

There have been no meetings for the public or Board of Aldermen to weigh in on privatization of Lambert Airport and, yet, the hiring of consultants to proceed is about to happen. The Committee met last Wednesday and is moving along at lightning speed.

Previous post on Lambert Airport privatization with lots of background information.

Most recent media…there have been no media follow up since this Oct 1st story… 10/1/2017 St. Louis Post-Dispatch: St. Louis begins to weigh potential benefits, risks of privatizing Lambert

Contact Information…

Mayor Lyda Krewson

Comptroller Darlene Green (member of Airport Commission)

Board President Lewis Reed (member of Airport Commission)

Members of Board of Aldermen

Monday Soulard Special Biz Dist (property tax) Meeting

6:30 pm Monday, December 11, 2017
Soulard Special Business District
Soulard Station, 1911 S 12th
Open to the Public
If you’d like on the agenda to speak at that meeting, contact chairman@soulard-sbd.org at least one day in advance of meeting.

SSBD is the special taxing district created in 1994 and funded by a property tax for extra security for Soulard. The SSBD does not publish agendas or meeting minutes on its website. Booundaries
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SSBD is not the Soulard Restoration Group Safety Committee which meets last Mondays of the month at Soulard Station, 1911 S 12th.

SSBD is not the petition group working on a Soulard Community Improvement District to be funded with a sales tax. Boundaries
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Thursday Police Chief Finalists Town Hall Meeting

stlpolice6-8 pm Thursday, December 14, 2017
St. Louis City Police Chief Finalists Forum
Mayor’s Citizen Advisory Committee on New Police Chief Search
SLU Law School, Room 1208, 100 N Tucker City

Public Transit: #32 MLK; one block north of #99 Downtown Trolley (a bus, not a trolley), six blocks northeast of Civic Center Transit Center

Online Calendar Notice provides no information on how to submit questions.

Submit questions here.

Wednesday Town Hall Meeting: Real Talk With Bruce Franks

brucewelcome6-9 pm Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Town Hall Meeting
Sponsored by State Rep. Bruce Franks Jr.
Central Library, 1301 Olive

Legislative Update from Rep. Franks, then he wants to hear what’s on your mind

+ Austin Walker, St. Louis Regional Chamber
+ Heather Taylor, Ethical Society Of Police
+ Jeff Mazur, LaunchCode
+ Alice Prince, SLATE

Event Facebook Page

Tuesday Public Safety Meeting On Racial Equity Lens

Equity-Lens10 am Tuesday, December 12, 2017
St. Louis Board of Aldermen
Public Safety Committee
Kennedy Hearing Room, Room 208
City Hall, 1200 Market
Open to the Public, not a hearing

The Committee will hear from Mayor Kewson’s Staff regarding the City’s’ Equity Lens Program.

Speakers:
Nicole Hudson, Deputy Mayor for Racial Equity and Priority Initiatives
Patrick Brown, Chief Resilience Officer
Cristina Garmendia, Equity Indicators Project Manager City

Online Calendar Notice/Agenda

Forward Through Ferguson Report 

 

Monday Police Chief Search Meeting

stlpolice5-7 pm Monday, December 11, 2017
Mayor’s Citizen Advisory Committee on New Police Chief Search
3401 Arsenal (International Institute)

City Online Calendar Notice/Agenda  is vague. Looks like mostly they will vote to go into Executive Session (not open to public).

Committee is sponsoring Police Chief Finalist Forum this Thursday:

Police Chief Finalist Forum
6-8 pm Thursday, December 14, 2017
SLU Law School, Room 1208, 100 N Tucker City

Online Calendar Notice provides no information on how to submit questions.

Submit questions here.

#CallToAction Thursday-Saturday

6 pm Thursday, December 7, 2017
Meet @ Best Buy, 8350 Eager, Brentwood
Public Transit: Brentwood I-64 Station

5:30 pm Friday, December 8, 2017
Meet @ Urban League Community Center, 9420 W Florissant, Ferguson
Public Transit: #74 West Florissant

5:30 om Saturday, December 9, 2017
Serving Holiday Dinner & Giving Care Packages to Displaced Persons
@ Christ Church Cathedral, 1210 Locust, Downtown
You are encouraged to bring gifts if you can. Entertainers welcome. Contact
Public Transit: Civic Center Transit Center

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