Public Safety Committee Meeting

01/14/21, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Notice: Because of the Global Pandemic declared on March 11, 2020, and subsequent Federal, State and Local Public Health Orders, for the protection of the public and in keeping with CDC guidelines, meetings will be restricted to no more than 10 persons maintaining a distance of 6 feet apart. Many meetings will be held via video/teleconference in lieu of in-person meetings. Please review the meeting notice closely for instructions on where/how to join the meeting.

Aldermanic Committee Meeting
Public Safety

Admission: Free.

Overview:

To slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus the Board of Aldermen are holding regular meetings by electronic Webinar. Each meeting will have an electronic link and phone number that can be used to view and/or listen to a meeting. Each meeting will also have a Meeting ID Number that can be used if requested while you are accessing the meeting.

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The committee will meet to discuss and review the following: 

Board Bills

Board Bill Number 212
Introduced by Alderman Jeffrey L Boyd, Alderwoman Carol Howard, Alderman John Collins-Muhammad, Alderman Joseph Vaccaro, President Lewis E Reed

The proposed bill will submit to the qualified voters of the City of St. Louis a non-binding, preferential vote on the question: Should the City of St. Louis close the Division of Corrections Medium Security Institution incarceration center located at 7600 Hall Street, commonly referred to as the Workhouse? The purpose of the non-binding, preferential vote is to assist the Board of Aldermen, Mayor, and Comptroller in their management and direction of the City.

Board Bill Number 221
Introduced by Alderman Tom Oldenburg, Alderwoman Lisa Middlebrook, Alderwoman Dwinderlin Evans, Alderwoman Christine Ingrassia, Alderman Jack Coatar, Alderman Dan Guenther, Alderman Joseph Vollmer, Alderwoman Sarah Martin, Alderwoman Vicky Grass, Alderwoman Beth Murphy, Alderwoman Carol Howard, Alderwoman Megan E. Green, Alderwoman Marlene E Davis, Alderwoman Cara Spencer, Alderman John Collins-Muhammad, Alderman Joseph Vaccaro, Alderman Bret Narayan, Alderwoman Shameem Clark Hubbard, Alderwoman Pam Boyd, Alderwoman Heather Navarro, President Lewis E Reed

The proposed bill will amend City of St. Louis Revised Code chapters 4.18.055, 4.18.080, 4.18.225, 4.18.315, 4.19.120, 4.19.130, 4.19.140, and 4.19.170, to permit the Board of Trustees of the Firemen’s Retirement System to simultaneously act as the Board of Trustees of the St. Louis Firefighter’s Retirement Plan, but not until such time as amendments to Missouri Revised Statutes 87.140, 87.145, 87.155, 87.260 and 87.350 have become law and thus authorize the Firemen’s Retirement System to take on said role and the attendant responsibilities.

Board Bill Number 226
Introduced by Alderwoman Pam Boyd

The proposed bill prohibits locating recreational fires in a front yard or a side yard if the recreational fire is visible from an adjacent public right of way other than an alley. The bill also creates exceptions to the prohibition on recreational fires after 11:00 pm and the requirement that recreational fires not to continue more than four hours for fires being used for cooking and smoking food.

Board Bill Number 232
Introduced by Alderwoman Sharon Tyus

The proposed bill will prohibit the issuance of any package or drink liquor licenses for any currently unlicensed premises within the boundaries of the First Ward, for a period of three years from the effective date of the bill. The bill contains an exception for the transfer of existing licenses, under certain circumstances, during the moratorium period.

Event published: Jan 8, 2021 11:56 AM
Last updated: Jan 8, 2021 12:04 PM

Location:
Webinar

Sponsor:
Board of Aldermen

Email:
Kennedy, Terry

Phone:
(314) 622-3287

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