Alderman Joseph Vollmer

Joseph Vollmer represents Ward 05 for the 2023-2024 legislative session.


Joseph Vollmer represents Ward 05 for the 2023-2024 legislative session. Learn more about Ward 05.

Contact Information


Phone: (314) 622-3287

Fax: (314) 622-4273

Social media:

City Hall, Room 230, 1200 Market Street
St. Louis, Mo 63103

Constituent Services

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Committee Memberships

As Ward 5 Alderman

Legislative Activity

Activity for 2023-2024 legislative session

Board Bills

Bill Sponsor Type
BB 84
2021 Assistance- to Firefighters Grant Agreement with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Primary Sponsor
BB 76
Intergovernmental Agreement with the City of Clayton and the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission
Primary Sponsor
BB 70
Two-Way Stop Site at the Intersection of Macklind Avenue and Botanical Avenue
Primary Sponsor
BB 42
Contract agreement with the Missouri Association of Area Agencies
BB 40
Gardenside Subdivision Special Business District Renewal
Primary Sponsor
BB 39
Gardenside Subdivision Special Business District Ballot Renewal
Primary Sponsor
BB 29
Prohibiting Persons from Openly Carrying or Displaying Firearm
BB 5
OD2A Grant Award to the St. Louis City Department of Health
BB 4
Homeland Security Grant for the St. Louis Fire Department
Primary Sponsor
Voting record Percent Total
Aye 95% 60
No 2% 1
Did Not Vote 3% 2
All 100% 63


Resolution Sponsor
Resolution 99
Documenting the Horrible and Secret Experiments Done to the Citizens of St. Louis at Pruitt -Igoe Public Housing Project
Resolution 95
Support for Registered Nurses Campaign for Safe Staffing and Work Conditions
Resolution 76
Recognizes José Garza and Supporting the Raising of the Hispanic Heritage Flag
Resolution 75
Hispanic Heritage Month
Resolution 74
Reaffirming City Policy for Disclosing Conflict of Interest Established by Ordinance Number 71366
Resolution 41
Honoring The Vashon High School Class Of 1973 on the Occasion of Their 50th Class Reunion
Resolution 39
Honoring the 100th year anniversary of the Immigration of Melchior and Marie Suter from Muotathal, Switzerland to the Great City of St. Louis
Resolution 36
Pride Month 2023
Resolution 34
National Gun Violence Awareness Day
Resolution 25
Priorities for the 2023-2024 Legislation and Rules Committee
Resolution 14
Supporting Gender-Affirming Care
Resolution 10
Honoring Monsignor Salvatore Polizzi
Resolution 8
Recognition of Ralph Yarl

No votes found.


Joseph Vollmer is born and raised in St Louis, as a youth he worked at his family’s business, Schnur Funeral Home. Later he became a local musician and also manager of the retail store, Tower Grove Music. Since 1989 he has been an owner of a popular bar/restaurant with his lovely wife Susie, called  Bocce Garden located in The Hill Neighborhood. First elected in 2003 to represent the 10th Ward until April of 2023. During the crisis at the Board of Alderman last year he served as interim President of the Board from May to November. Just recently re-elected to serve as the Alderman of the new 5th Ward as the reduction of the Board from 28 to 14 Wards is instituted. 

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