9-10 am Thursday, May 31, 2018
St. Louis Board of Aldermen
Ways & Means Committee
Maybe Leisure Room, Room 230
City Hall, 1200 Market
Open to the Public (but no public testimony)
City Online Calendar Notice/Agenda – None
Agenda- as listed on last page of last Thursday’s Calendar Letter to Board of Aldermen, confirmed by Alderman Muhammad tonight
9 am Sheriff’s Office Budget: p. 89 Sheriff budget will be cut by 5 employees.
9:30 am Circuit Attorney’s Office Budget: p. 88 Circuit Attorney budget will increase by 7 employees to be paid from other than General Revenue, does not say which sales/use tax being used.
During the Budget process, the Board of Aldermen can only decrease a line item, cannot increase a line item. Increasing budget items is up to Board of Estimate & Apportionment (Mayor, Comptroller, Board President).
Members of Ways & Means Committee (per City website, which has proven to be inaccurate in these matters) include: Chair 26th Ward Alderman Frank Williamson, 4th Ward Alderman Sam Moore, 13th Ward Alderwoman Beth Murphy, 14th Ward Alderwoman Carol Howard, 19th Ward Alderwoman Marlene Davis, 21st Ward Alderman John Collins-Muhammad, 23rd Ward Alderman Joe Vaccaro, 27th Ward Alderwoman Pam Boyd. Board President Lewis Reed is a voting member of all committees.