School Board Candidate Information

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20 Personal Side Questions & Answers
25 Views and Goals Questions & Answers

Voters will elect two candidates to serve on the School Board on November 6th.

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Airport Privatization Updates

stlnotforsalelogoProp V Initiative Petition for Public Vote on Airport Privatization
You can sign Prop V Petition…
Noon-2 pm Saturday @ St. Louis Not For Sale HQ, 3202 S Grand, upstairs
1-4 pm  Sunday @ 7th Ward School Board Candidate Forum, Nadine’s patio, 1931 S 12th
6-8 pm Wednesday @ St. Louis Not For Sale HQ, 3202 S Grand, upstairs

You can also volunteer at HQ on Saturday afternoons and Wednesday evenings to collect Prop V Petition signatures from your friends and neighbors. 

Board Bill 93 for Public Vote on Airport Privatization
Upcoming Hearings
10 am Saturday, October 13th BOA Transportation Committee Public Hearing on Board Bill 93 @ St John the Baptist Parish, 4200 Delor – Public Transit #10 Gravois + 5 block walk
6:30 pm Monday, October 15th BOA Transportation Committee Public Hearing on Board Bill 93 @ Greater Pentecostal Church, 6080 West Florissant – Public Transit #74 Florissant

Past Recent Hearings/Meetings…
Video of Wednesday/October 3rd BOA Transportation Committee Hearing on Board Bill 93
Video of 9/25 Meeting of BOA Transportation Committee and Airport (Privatization) Advisory Working Group

Members of the BOA Transportation Committee: 19th Ward Alderwoman Marlene E Davis, Chair; 25th Ward Alderman Shane Cohn, Vice-Chair; 2nd Ward Alderwoman Lisa Middlebrook; 4th Ward Alderman Sam Moore; 14th Ward Alderwoman Carol Howard; 21st Ward Alderman John Collins-Muhammad; 23rd Ward Alderman Joseph Vaccaro. Board President Lewis Reed is a voting member of all committees. Contact Information for Members of Board of Aldermen and Board President.

Airport (Privatization) Advisory Work Group
Upcoming Meeting…
1 pm Tuesday, October 9th Airport Advisory Working Group Meeting @ 1520 Market. Open to the Public.

Most Recent Meeting…
Video of 9/25 Meeting of Airport Advisory Working Group without BOA Transportation Committee

Airport Advisory Working Group – Voting Members & Contact Info
Mayor Lyda Krewson
Comptroller Darlene Green (member of Airport Commission)
Board President Lewis Reed (member of Airport Commission)
City Budget Director Paul Payne
Advisory Working Group – Non-Voting Members & Contact Info
Airport Director Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge (works for mayor)
19th Ward Alderwoman Marlene Davis (Chair of BOA Transportation Committee)
City Counselor Julian Bush (works for mayor)

Lambert Airport Commission
Next Meeting…
2 pm Wednesday, November 7th @ Lambert Airport, Lindbergh Conference Room
Previous Meeting…
Video of 9/5 Meeting with Airport Privatization presentation not on Agenda

Federal Aviation Administration
You can make comments on Airport Privatization to the Federal Aviation Administration here.
You can read previous comments here.

Lambert Airport Privatization News & Commentary Feed (2017-Present)
Updated with three local news stories this week.

Attorney General’s Office Asks Highway Patrol To Investigate License Collector

I have received a copy of the letter from Missouri Attorney General’s Office to Missouri Highway Patrol, the AG’s investigator, regarding the Political Corruption complaints against License Collector Mavis Thompson. Also enclosed were copies of other complaints on the same matter.

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The investigation is an important step toward holding License Collector Mavis Thompson accountable.  These types of complaints usually are dismissed within a few weeks.

Each of us filing the Political Corruption complaints had previously received a letter from the Attorney General’s Office regarding the intent to forward the complaint to the Highway Patrol.

My complaint was filed August 3rd. I cited two laws broken. One on release of protected information and the other an Ethics violation, using public office for personal gain.

I recently blogged on how this could end with a Republican License Collector appointed by the Governor and serving for four years because there is no Special Election for License Collector when there is a vacancy.

License Collector timeline: history of election, appointment, removal/vacancy from 1950-Present.

— Marie Ceselski, 7th Ward Democratic Committeewoman

Airport Privatization News Feed Updated

The Airport Privatization News & Commentary Feed has been updated with three news stories.

You can sign the St. Louis Not For Sale Prop V Petition for a Public Vote on Airport Privatization

10:30 am to 2 pm Saturday @ Soulard Market. Look for people with clipboards.

11 am till ? Saturday @ Fiesta Patrias on Cherokee. Look for the booth.

Noon to 2 pm Saturday @ St. Louis Not For Sale HQ, 3202 S Grand, upstairs

10 am to 1 pm Sunday @ Nadine’s, 1931 S 12th. Ask for Marie. She’ll also have Voter Registration Applications.

6-8 pm Wednesday @ St. Louis Not For Sale HQ, 3202 S Grand, upstairs

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