Tag: Alderwoman Marlene Davis

St. Louis Board of Aldermen vote against buffer zone bill

In their final meeting of the 2017-2018 session, the St. Louis Board of Aldermen on Monday voted 15-9 against a bill that would establish a buffer zone around health care facilities, including Planned Parenthood. The board perfected Board Bill 34 by a slim vote of 15-13 in February but supporters were missing votes to pass the bill at two separate meetings just before the board convened for spring break. Four former “yes” votes did not to […]

St. Louis Board of Aldermen passes resolution adding transparency to Lambert Airport privatization effort

The St. Louis Board of Aldermen on Friday passed a resolution that would require representatives from Mayor Lyda Krewson’s office and the team advising the city whether to privatize Lambert International Airport to provide updates to the legislative body every 60 days at public hearings. Introduced at last week’s meeting, sponsoring Alderwoman Marlene Davis, from the 19th Ward, said she wished regular reports from the officials who have been involved  process would better inform the public. […]

Resolution to add transparency to Lambert airport privatization discussed by St. Louis Board of Aldermen

As efforts to privatize the St. Louis Lambert International Airport continue to be discussed, the St. Louis Board of Alderman continue to seek a seat at the negotiating table. A resolution introduced by Alderwoman Marlene Davis at Friday’s meeting would do just that. Resolution 220 would require a representative from St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson’s administration and a representative from the consulting team to appear and provide updates and answer questions before the Board of […]