Wednesday Hearing on Disability Inclusion Resolution

diabilityrightsUPDATE: Due to lack of quorum, Resolution 221 is rescheduled for 9:30 am Friday, January 25th.
10 am January 23, 2019
Board of Aldermen
Leisure Room (230)
City Hall, 1200 Market
Open to the Public
Resolution 221 by 6th Ward Alderwoman Christine Ingrassia to encourage disability inclusion.

Wednesday Appeals Include The Doghaus In Soulard

public_hearing1:30 pm Wednesday, January 23, 2019
St. Louis Board of Adjustment
Room 208, City Hall, 1200 Market
Open to the Public

City Online Calendar Notice


1800-06 S 10th @ Soulard St, previously Tropical Liqueurs, across from Frenchtown Dog Park, Soulard, 7th Ward – Appeal #20205 filed by The Doghaus from the determination of Building Commissioner in denial of an occupancy permit authorizing
+ restaurant and bar
+ side patio seating
+ dog park
Zone: D – Multiple Family Dwelling District

11/26/2018 Riverfront Times: The DogHaus, Soulard’s Dog-Friendly Bar, Will Feature Food from Plantain Girl

2222 McNair, McKinley Heights, 7th Ward – Appeal #20154 filed by Bolt Innovations from the determination of Building Commissioner in the denial of an occupancy permit authorizing inside and outside storage (construction equipment, tools, trucks, cars) -Zone: C – Multiple Family Dwelling District

3/16/2009 St. Louis Business Journal: Pedal Power with Bolt Innovations

Tuesday: Absentee Voting Begins


Absentee Voting begins Tuesday, January 22nd for the March 5th Primary for Board of Aldermen President and Aldermen of even numbered wards.

March 5th Sample Ballot @ St. Louis City Board of Election (does not show Green Party as of 1/21/2019)

Board President Candidate Contact Info and Websites


Jamilah Nasheed
Address: 4032 Olive, Apt C, 63108
Home Neighborhood: Central West End
Home Ward: 18th Ward
Phone: 314-409-5730 Cell

Megan Ellyia Green
Address: 3950 Parker, 63116
Home Neighborhood: Tower Grove South
Home Ward: 15th
Phone: 314-591-9587 Cell

Lewis Reed
Address: 2925 Russell, 63104
Home Neighborhood: Compton Heights
Home Ward: 6th Ward
Phone: 314-399-8569 Cell

Jimmie Matthews
Address: 5935 Lillian, 63136
Home Neighborhood: Walnut Park West
Home Ward: 27th Ward
Phone: 314-599-4500 Cell

No Candidates

Jerome Bauer
6036 Pershing, 63112
Home Neighborhood: Skinker-DeBaliviere
Home Ward: 28th Ward
Phone: 314-932-5271 Home

Absentee Ballot Information including Printable Application.

You can vote Absentee 8 am to 5 pm Monday-Friday at the Board of Elections.

Special Saturday Absentee Voting Hours 9 am to 1 pm Saturday, March 2nd.

For anyone who cannot print an Application, we will have some available and stamps/envelope for you to mail in: 9:30-Noon February 3rd @ Nadine’s/The Joint

February 20th is the Deadline to Request Absentee Ballot by Mail.

February 6 Deadline to Register to Vote for this election.

Check your Voter Registration here.

You may Register to Vote in person on Weekdays 8 am to 5 pm at St. Louis City Board of Election, 300 North Tucker. (314) 622-4336. More information

You may Register to Vote at any St. Louis Public Library, but please call ahead to ensure a Voter Registration Registrar will be available when you plan to visit.

You may Register to Vote at any Missouri Department of Revenue Fee Office, including the DMV Office in Room 111 at City Hall run by the Collector of Revenue Gregg Daly.

You may Print a Voter Registration Application, complete it, and mail it in.

We will have Voter Registration Applications from 9:30 am to Noon February 3rd at The Joint/Nadine’s

Upcoming Board President & Aldermen Candidates Forums

6:45 pm Thursday, January 24th
Carpenter Library, 3309 S Grand
Open to the Public
6:45 pm Thursday, January 24th
20th Ward & 25th Ward Democrats of St. Louis City
Candidates Forum
Feasting Fox, 4200 S Grand
Open to the Public
4 pm Saturday, January 26th
Sponsored by Action St. Louis and ArchCity Defenders, Inc.
Harris Stowe University
Open to the Public
6 pm Wednesday, February 13th
Sponsored by Forward Through Ferguson, FOCUS St. Louis, Trailnet et al
A Livestream & Watch Party
8 pm Wednesday, February 13th
The Royale 3132 S Kingshighway
Open to the Public

Filing Closes 5 pm Tuesday For School Board

schoolboardelectionFiling closes January 15th for the April 2nd St. Louis City School Board Election. Two School Board members will be elected on April 2nd seats presently held by Katie Wessling and Charli Cooksey

School Board Candidates, Most Current Filing List

School Board members are elected at-large by non-partisan ballot.

St. Louis City Elected School Board webpage

7th Ward Independent Democrats will sponsor a School Board Candidate Survey. Previous School Board Candidate Survey.

Next Elected School Meeting is 6:30 pm Tuesday, January 22nd at SLPS Central Office. Agenda should be posted here. 

Next Appointed (St. Louis Public Schools) Special Administrative Board Meeting is Thursday, January 17th in Room 108, SLPS Administrative Building, 801 N 11th. Agenda should be posted here.

Here is some basic information about filing for School Board.

Where and When to File: Filing is done at the St. Louis City Board of Election Commissioners, 300 N. Tucker between 8 am and 5 pm Weekdays.

Qualifications for running for School Board:

  • Must be a resident of the City of St. Louis for at least three years.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen for at least three years.
  • Must be a Registered Voter in the City of St. Louis.
  • Must be at least 24 years of age.
  • Must not owe any taxes.
  • Must not have an interest in any contract with or claim against the School Board, either directly or indirectly.
  • Must not be registered or required to be registered as a sex offender.
  • Must not have been found guilty of or pled guilty to a felony or misdemeanor under the federal laws of the United States.
  • Must not have been found guilty to or pled guilty to a felony under the laws of Missouri.
  • Must not have been found guilty to or pled guilty to an offense committed in another state that would be considered a felony in Missouri.
  • Must file a Personal Financial Disclosure Statement.
    Must file Campaign Finance Reports with Missouri Ethics Commission.
  • Filing Fee: $100

Missouri School Board Association’s A Candidate’s Guide to Running for the School Board