Tag: Alderman John Collins-Muhammad

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 […]

St. Louis aldermen propose amendment to reducing size of board

Despite a voter-approved plan to reduce the number of wards in St. Louis from 28 to 14 some six years ago, city aldermen are not so keen on handing their futures to their residents anymore. In a new bill introduced last week to the St. Louis Board of Aldermen, Alderman John Collins-Muhammad, Ward 21, proposed putting an amendment to the qualified voters of the city of St. Louis to maintain the board as a body […]

St. Louis Alderman arrested again for driving with a suspended license, six warrants

(Updated at 4:15 p.m., Tuesday, March 13: Alderman Collins-Muhammad is currently still in custody, however he is in the process of being bonded out, according to police.) ST. LOUIS — St. Louis Metro police arrested a St. Louis alderman Monday for the second time in six months after he caused an accident and failed to display proof of insurance or a valid driver’s license. According to St. Louis Metro police spokesman Sgt. Keith Barrett, John Collins-Muhammad […]