The Mayor & Board of Aldermen will host a public forum on Monday, April 29 at The Lodge Community Center to field comments, questions and concerns about the Better Together city-county unification proposal. The event kicks off at 7pm.
The following slideshow(s) represents a general summary of the Better Together city-county unification proposal as interpreted by city staff. The information is intended to provide a fair and objective presentation of the facts regarding the Better Together petition, as the City is prohibited from using public resources to support or oppose any ballot measure.
Staff Summary of Better Together Proposal - 4.29.19
Public Forum Presentation - Service and Fiscal Impact of Better Together Proposal - 4.29.19
Further, the Board of Aldermen at its March 11 regular meeting unanimously adopted Resolution 19-3284.1 voicing its concerns and opposition against the Better Together proposal. The measure can be found in its entirety below.
R19-3284.1 - Resolution on Better Together City-County Unification
To review the proposed constitutional amendment in its entirety or for more information about Better Together, please visit https://www.bettertogetherstl.com/recommendations/