Tag: Alderman Jack Coatar

St. Louis Board of Aldermen delay vote to put reversal of ward reduction on April ballot

Supporters of a bill that would put the reversal of a voter-approved plan to reduce the number of wards in the city on the ballot in 2019 decided not to take a vote during the St. Louis Board of Aldermen meeting Friday. Despite a plan to reduce the number of wards in St. Louis from 28 to 14 that was passed by city voters six years ago, some city aldermen are not so keen on […]

St. Louis Board of Aldermen perfect bill to reverse reduction of wards, aldermen in the city

The St. Louis Board of Aldermen on Friday perfected a bill that would reverse a voter-approved plan to reduce the number of wards in the city. Despite a plan to reduce the number of wards in St. Louis from 28 to 14 that was passed by city voter six years ago,  some city aldermen are not so keen on handing their futures to their residents anymore. In a new bill introduced two weeks ago, Alderman […]