Tag: Samuel Moore

Bill to implement independent investigative team for officer-involved shootings delayed in public safety committee

A bill that would move officer-involved shooting investigations out of the St. Louis Metro Police Department by creating an independent investigative unit in the Circuit Attorney’s Office did not get a vote from the Board of Aldermen’s public safety committee Wednesday, delaying its passage for now. With just two full board meetings left in the current legislative period, Board Bill 234 will not be passed out of committee in enough time for it to be […]

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. […]