State Auditor To Speak @ Next Drinking Liberally Happy Hour

nicolephoto6:30-9 pm Monday, September 24, 2018
Drinking Liberally St. Louis Chapter
Nadine’s on the Patio, 1931 S 12th
♿Accessible: Patio Yes. Inside No.
Public Transit: #8 Bates-Morganford, #10 Gravois-Lindell (Gravois is one block west), #20 South Broadway

Host: Marie Ceselski
Seats Limited. RSVP mtceselski@aol.com

Guest Speaker: State Auditor Nicole Galloway

Attendance Prizes

Saturday Dem Party 1st Congressional District Meeting

365px-democratslogo2 pm Saturday, September 15, 2018
Missouri Democratic Party 1st Congressional District Committee
Normandy City Hall, 7700 Natural Bridge
Public Transit: #4 Natural Bridge
Open to the Public

This is a committee of all the Democratic Party ward/township committeemen and committeewomen in St. Louis City and St. Louis County with precincts within the 1st Congressional District. The primary function of this committee is to nominate a candidate for special election in the event of a vacancy in the 1st Congressional seat. However, in 2020, the officers will also run Democratic National Convention Delegate Selection at the 1st Congressional District level.

Agenda: This is the statutory Reorganization Meeting held every two years. Election of 2018-2020 Officers will include Chair and Vice-Chair from among Committee Members who live withing the District (one male, one female) and a Secretary and Treasurer from within the District (one male, one female) who may or may not be Committee Members.

It is assumed that Congressmen Lacy Clay’s supporters will run a slate of candidates for the officer positions.

Weighted voting may be used: one vote for each two thousand (2,000) votes or major fraction thereof cast for the Democratic candidate for Governor in the last Gubernatorial election in the Ward or Township within the Congressional District. Every member gets at least one vote.

Applicable State Party By-Laws

Applicable State Laws 

Officers and Committee Members

 

7th Ward School Board Candidate Forum Moved To September 30th

schoolboardelection1:30 pm Sunday, September 30, 2018
7th Ward School Board Candidate Forum

Sponsored by 7th Ward Independent Democrats and 7th Ward Democratic Committeewoman Marie Ceselski

Nadine’s on the Patio, 1931 S 12th
♿Accessible: Patio Yes, but no accessible restroom
Public Transit: #8 Bates-Morganford, #10 Gravois-Lindell (Gravois is one block west), #20 South Broadway

Moderator: Andy Karandzieff, owner of Crown Candy Kitchen and former Republican mayoral candidate
Time Lord: TBA

Format: Questions from Candidate Survey will be drawn. Moderator and Time Lord may also ask questions

Attendance Prizes will be drawn

Candidate Information

Tuesday Airport Privatization Meeting

rexcMake Your Voice Heard! Contact Mayor, Board President, Alderman

1 pm Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Airport (Privatization) Advisory Working Group
3rd Floor Conference Room, 1520 Market, City Hall West
Open to the Public

City Calendar Notice

Agenda  includes “Phase 1 Community Outreach update.” We know (via 15th Ward Alderwoman Megan Green) there has been a door to door canvass/lit drop in 10th Ward by Grow Missouri (Rex Sinquefield group) asking for input.

Grow2Grow1The flyer says to express you opinion at http://www.fly314.com/contact/.

It also gives a bad link to send comments to the FAA. The FAA shut down comments months ago. You can read the comments here

Advisory Working Group – Voting Members & Contact Info
Mayor Lyda Krewson
Comptroller Darlene Green (member of Airport Commission)
Board President Lewis Reed (member of Airport Commission)
City Budget Director Paul Payne

Advisory Working Group – Non-Voting Members & Contact Info
Airport Director Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge (works for mayor)
19th Ward Alderwoman Marlene Davis (member of Airport Commission & Chair of BOA Transportation Committee)
City Counselor Julian Bush (works for mayor)

Contact Information for all Aldermen

The Airport Commission had a presentation on Privatization at its last meeting that was not listed on the Agenda. More people might have gone if they’d known.

Video (but no Transcript) of 8/28/2018 Airport (Privatization) Working Group Meeting

Minutes of 8/14/2018 Airport (Privatization) Working Group Meeting

Video + Transcript of 8/14/2018 Airport Working (Privatization) Group Meeting

Lambert Airport Privatization News & Commentary Feed (2017-Present)

The St. Louis Not For Sale initiative petition drive is underway to require a public vote before Lambert Airport Privatization. They now have Office house on Wednesday Nights & Saturdays 

Monday Soulard Special Biz Dist (property tax for security) Meeting

6:30 pm Monday, September 10, 2018
Soulard Special Business District
Soulard Station, 1911 S 12th
Open to the Public

Online Notice at organization’swebsite

No Notice on City Calendar

No meeting in August.

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

Join Us Saturday @ United We Stand Conference

Join CAIR Missouri, Central Reform Congregation, Coalition of Black Trade Unionists, Empower Missouri, Metropolitan Congregations United, Missouri Jobs With Justice, Missourians Organizing for Reform & Empowerment, Mobilize Missouri, MOmentum, NARAL Pro-Choice Missouri, Organization for Black Struggle, Planned Parenthood Advocates in Missouri, PROMO, Reproaction, Show Me $15, SEIU Healthcare Missouri Kansas, St. Louis Democratic Socialists of America, St. Louis Workers’ Education Society, Veterans for Peace, Women’s Voices Raised for Social Justice this Saturday for the 2nd United We Stand Conference @ Harris-Stowe State University.

9 am to 4 pm Saturday, September 8th
United We Stand Conference
“From Resistance To Opposition To Political Power”
Harris-Stowe State University
Givens Administration Bldg, 3026 Laclede Public
Transit: #96 Market Street Shuttle, runs from Civic Center Transit Center to Laclede @ Garrison (Harris-Stowe)

Free – Register Here

Event Website

Facebook Event

7th Ward Committeewoman Marie Ceselski will be presenting Local Government 101 at 10 am.

UWS

Wednesday Airport Commission Meeting

Make your voices heard. Contact the Mayor, Comptroller, Board President, BOA Transportation Chair, rexcand your Alderman. Contact info at end of post.

2 pm Wednesday, September 5, 2018
St. Louis Lambert Airport Commission Meeting
Terminal 1, Lindbergh Conference Room (Ticketing Level)
10701 Lambert International Blvd
Open to the Public City

City Online Calendar Meeting Notice/Agenda

Airport Commission webpage posting of Agenda

Most recent approved Minutes- July

Airport Privatization is not specifically on the Agenda. It may come up under Other Business.

Video of 8/28/2018 Airport (Privatization) Advisory Working Group Meeting with consultants. There should be a transcript posted by now but none so far.

Video + Transcript of 8/14/2018 Airport (Privatization) Advisory Working Group Meeting 

Lambert Airport Privatization News & Commentary Feed

The Federal Aviation Administration has closed comments on Lambert Airport Privatization (APPP). There were 52 Comments. You can view them here 

The St. Louis Not For Sale Prop V initiative petition drive is underway require a public vote before Lambert Airport Privatization.

If you’d like to read the Prop V petition, we have it posted here

Contact Information…
Mayor Lyda Krewson
Comptroller Darlene Green (member of Airport Commission)
Board President Lewis Reed (member of Airport Commission)
Alderwoman Marlene Davis (member of Airport Commission, Chair of BOA Transportation Committee)
Members of Board of Aldermen