St. Louis County Charter

Charter amendment is still up in the air

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Voters approved an amendment to the St. Louis County Charter last week that defines employment, but an amendment that would give the County Council its own attorney is still too close to call. Current results list the “no” votes for Proposition 2 winning by three votes. Proposition 3 passed

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Call Newspapers Election Guide: August 2018 primary election

Check out our voting tips and articles we sent out to our e-newsletter list Friday. To sign up to receive our OnCall e-newsletter, go to https://callnewspapers.com/newsletter/. Are you ready to vote Tuesday, Aug. 7? The Call’s website www.callnewspapers.com is where you’ll find breaking news leading up to the primary election and the results that night, focused on the candidates you

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Voters to consider pair of St. Louis County Charter amendments Tuesday

Pictured above: From left, 6th District Councilman Ernie Trakas, R-Oakville, 5th District Councilman Pat Dolan, D-Richmond Heights, and County Executive Steve Stenger listen at the Aug. 1 council meeting as council candidate Michael Burton says he’s no longer running against Dolan. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com St. Louis County

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Council eyes changes to its Charter

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com To see a related article, click here. Among the changes the County Council is trying to make to the St. Louis County Charter is the council’s now-familiar contention that it needs its own legal representation when it encounters disputes with the county counselor. But the council also appeared to

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