Board of Aldermen

The Board of Aldermen is the legislative body of the City of St. Louis responsible for the passage of ordinances, including the annual budget.

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The law making body of the City of St. Louis is the Board of Aldermen. There are twenty-eight aldermen, one from each ward in the City and a President. The Board of Aldermen meet every Friday except during summer recess and on holidays. At these sessions, the Aldermen present the First Readings of a resolution or new board bill and discuss issues raised in these pending bills.

President's Corner - News from Inside the Chambers   

President Reed PortraitHere, in the President's Corner, you'll find useful and timely information, with a focus on the legislative process and how the board is working to improve quality of life for residents, increase job and educational opportunities and ensure our youth are prepared for adulthood and our seniors are cared for. Got a news item? Send us an e-mail!

 - Lewis E. Reed, President 

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Public Safety Director's Spotlight - National Day of Action
Breakfast for Bikers, Fridays on Clark, Fed Cup tennis matches, Easter Eggstravaganza and more in St. Louis City.
News/Announcement | Department of Public Safety | 04/17/14

SLATE To Provide Entrepreneurial Assistance Through Partnership with SBEC and SLDC
Entrepreneurs of all ages, backgrounds, education and experience can receive on-site, one-on-one technical training, at no cost for laid off workers.
Press release | St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment | 04/11/14

Public Safety Director's Spotlight - Public Safety Telecommunicators Week
Fridays on Clark, American Ninja Warriors, Education & Business Showcases, Czech Festival and more to enjoy!
News/Announcement | Department of Public Safety | 04/10/14

Public Safety Director's Spotlight - Distracted Driving Awareness
Fish Fries, Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con, Teen Talent Competition, Civic Greening and more fun this weekend
News/Announcement | Department of Public Safety | 04/03/14

Public Safety Director's Spotlight - 2014 Project Blitz
Undy 5000 5K, Landlord Training, Poetry SLAM and more in #STL City neighborhoods this weekend.
News/Announcement | Department of Public Safety | 03/27/14

Contact Information

Phone: (314) 622-3287
President's Office: (314) 622-4114
Fax: (314) 622-4273

Monday - Friday
8 AM - 5 PM

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1200 Market , City Hall, Room 230
St. Louis, Missouri 63103

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