Mayor Tishaura O. Jones
Mayor Tishaura Jones was sworn-in as the first Black female mayor in the City's history on April 20th, 2021.
Mayor Jones is ready to harness the boundless potential of the incredible people of our great City and turn challenges into opportunities, change entrenched systems, and reform the way our City works.
News and Announcements
Human Rights Campaign Launches Annual Municipal Equality Index in St. Louis
For the twelfth year in a row, the City of St. Louis scored a 100 -- the highest ranking possible.
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 11/14/2023
Mayor Tishaura O. Jones Enacts Regulations on Short-Term Rentals to Hold Operators Accountable to their Communities
Implementation, including short term rental applications, will launch publicly by the end of 2024
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 11/06/2023
City of St. Louis, Offices of the Treasurer and Mayor Announce Launch of the STL Guaranteed Basic Income (STL GBI) Pilot, Outline Timeline and Eligibility
$5 million from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) will provide participants with $500/month for 18-months.
Press release | Office of the Mayor,Office of the Treasurer | 10/10/2023
City of St. Louis Community Development Administration (CDA) Announces Funding to Create Affordable Housing Opportunities, Provide Social Services, and Improve Infrastructure
A major infusion of funding for the St. Louis Housing Authority will bring 127 units of offline public housing back into service for city families.
Press release | Community Development Administration,Office of the Mayor | 10/09/2023