Monday “Together We Win” Labor Day Parade

5,000+ Labor Union marchers are expected at 9 am Monday’s Greater St. Louis Labor Council’s Downtown St. Louis Labor Day Parade. If you are not marching, we encourage you to go Downtown, watch the parade, celebrate what organized labor has fought and won for workers, and recommit yourself to supporting collective bargaining and living wages for all.

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Mayor’s Town Hall Meetings This Week

townHallBannerMayor Lyda Krewson’s 1st of 5 Town Hall Meetings
6-8 pm Tuesday, September 5th
O’Fallon Park YMCA
4343 W Florissant
Buses Serving: #18 Taylor, #42 Sarah, #74 Florissant
Event Webpage
Ask Questions at the Town Hall or submit in advance here

Mayor Lyda Krewson’s 2nd of 5 Town Hall Meetings
6-8 pm Thursday, September 7th
Schlafly Library
225 N Euclid
Buses Serving: #10 Gravois-Lindell, #13 Union, #18 Taylor, #1 Gold Line Train
Event Webpage
Ask Questions at the Town Hall or submit in advance here

Donations To Babies & Fur Babies Hurricane Supply Drive Appreciated

babies7th Ward Independent Democrats has join State Rep. Bruce Franks Jr and Over 40 Restaurants, Bars, Breweries, and Shops to collect specific supplies for the babies, puppies, and kitties of Houston.

8/30/2017 Riverfront Times: St. Louis Restaurateurs Work with Local Pol to Assist Hurricane Harvey Survivors

8/30/2017 Feast Magazine: 40+ St. Louis Restaurants, Bars & Breweries Collecting Relief Items for Houston

Event Facebook Page

pampersSupply List Babies: diapers, baby wipes, neosporin, hand sanitizer, single serve formula, pedilyte (single serve powder & bottle), baby bottles.

Supply List Fur-Babies: dog food (wet/dry), cat food (wet/dry), first aid supplies, kitty litter, non-latex gloves, dial soap, treats, fold-able crates, leashes.

You can drop off supplies at the committeewoman’s porch, 1911 S 11th, in back, upstairs.

boxesforbabiesIn Soulard, you can drop off at John D. McGurk’s Irish Pub, 1200 Russell.

In Benton Park, you can drop off at Peacemaker Lobster & Crab, 1831 Sidney.

In LaSalle Park, you can drop off at 4 Hands Brewing, 1220 S 8th.

For a collection point near you, see the growing list on the Facebook Page

— Marie Ceselski, 7th Ward Democratic Committeewoman

Monday SRG Soulard Safety Committee Meeting

soulard7 pm Monday, August 28th, 2017
Soulard Restoration Group
Soulard Safety Committee
Soulard Station, 1911 S 12th
Open to the Public

Per Nextdoor post…

1. Introduction of New Security Liaison – Sherdon Douglas
2. Crime Stats – Officer Douglas
3. Incidents of Concern – discussion of new items and review of action items
4. Police Dept. Social Media Policy update
5. Decoy Cars – Dave Simmons
6. Court Advocacy Efforts – need NIS statements for upcoming cases? Neighborhood Victim Support?
7. SRG Neighborhood Public Security Camera Status Update – Bill Clendenin
8. Homeowner/Business Private Security Cameras Update – 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. See map for boundaries.

Next SSBD Meeting should be 6 pm Tuesday, September 11th, 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.

SSBD Boundaries

Monday Preservation Board Agenda: Soulard Historic Markers Project

unionpark4 pm Monday, August 28th, 2017
St. Louis Preservation Board
1520 Market (City Hall West), Room 2000
Open to the Public

Full Agenda With Drawings

3001 Missouri,
9th Ward (Owner/Developer/Applicant: Prime Property Investments LLC, 5240 Hwy 61-67, Imperial MO; Dan Kammerer; Naismith Allen) – Construct of 3-story Single-Family Home with attached garage


5635 Lindell, 28th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Michael V. Roberts Jr; Loop Trolley Transportation District) – Build Privacy Fence

24 Kingsbury Pl, 28th Ward (Owner: Michael A. & Sarah P. Wolff) – Appeal of Director’s Denial for Window Installation

1910 Rutger, 6th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Garcia Properties; Jeff Day & Associates/Jason Lehmann)- Construct of 3-story Single-Family Home

Various Addresses in the Soulard Historic District, 7th & 9th Wards – Request by Soulard Restoration Group to establish historic markers on buildings and poles

Register for Sunday’s 5th & 7th Ward Democrats Downtown Happy Hour

2 pm Sunday, August 27th
314 The City Bar, 1117 Washington
Contact: 314-630-7599

Sponsored By 5th Ward Committeeman Rasheen Aldridge and 7th Ward Committeewoman Marie Ceselski

Register for Attendance Prize Drawings- event drinks/appetizers and 5th & 7th Ward business gift cards

Open to the Public