Alderman seeks dress code for meetings
May03

Alderman seeks dress code for meetings

DOWNTOWN – John Collins-Muhammad says it’s time for every alderman and alderwoman in the City of St. Louis to look sharp when they’re doing public business. Collins-Muhammad, an alderman who represents the north side’s 21st Ward, introduced a resolution on April 26 setting forth standards for dress for board members, staff and others on the floor. That means coat and tie for men and blazers, skirts and suit pants for women...

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Hundreds attend meeting on program to buy houses for $1
Feb17

Hundreds attend meeting on program to buy houses for $1

MIDTOWN – The old saying is “home is where you make it,” and for some St. Louis residents, that home can be had for only $1 — well, $403 actually. The Land Reutilization Authority (LRA) partnered with 21st Ward Alderman John Collins-Muhammad last week to roll out a new initiative that is aimed at driving families back into the area by promising the deed to vacant homes for only $1. Additional fees associated with obtaining a home...

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