Board of Aldermen

The Board of Aldermen is the legislative body of the City of St. Louis and creates, passes, and amends local laws, as well as approve the City's budget every year. There are twenty-eight aldermen, one from each ward in the City and a President.

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 622-3287

1200 Market
City Hall, Room 230

Monday - Friday 8 AM - 5 PM

More Contact Info

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.   


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Upcoming Events

These events are coming up soon. You can also View past meetings

Monday, Jan 16, 2017

Martin Luther King Day
Board of Aldermen | Aldermanic General Meeting | Free

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017

Housing, Urban Development, and Zoning Committee Meeting
Board of Aldermen | Aldermanic Committee Meeting | Free

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017

Ways and Means Committee Meeting
Board of Aldermen | Aldermanic Committee Meeting | Free

President's Corner

reed-website-picNews from inside the Chambers

Here in the President's Corner, you will 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 news items? Send us an email.

- Lewis E. Reed, President

Kingshighway Bridge Progress Continues; Partial Opening Scheduled for April 2017
Four lanes of Kingshighway open by May 2017; Full opening targeted for July 2017
Press release | Street Division,Board of Public Service | 12/27/2016

Recycle Christmas Trees at Three City Parks
Forest Park, O'Fallon Park, Carondelet Park Accepting Bare Christmas Trees
Press release | Refuse Division,Division of Forestry | 12/26/2016

Treasurer’s Office Saves City Millions by Refinancing Parking Debt
Savings to Occur Over 15 Year Period
News/Announcement | Office of the Treasurer | 12/12/2016

Winter Shelter and Outreach Operations - City of St. Louis
Information on weather conditions and increased outreach.
Press release | Department of Health | 12/08/2016

SLATE Receives $1 Million Job Training Grant To Help Train St. Louis Workers For High Growth Industries
New grant will help individuals pursue the education and training necessary to advance their careers or obtain employment
Press release | St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment | 12/05/2016

Contact Information

Phone: (314) 622-3287
President's Office: (314) 622-4114
Fax: (314) 589-6921

Monday - Friday
8 AM - 5 PM

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

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