Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Next 8th Ward Dems meeting is Thursday, September 21, 2017, 7:30 pm

The 8th Ward Dems will meet again on Thursday, September 21, 2017 (third Thursday) at 7:30 pm in the church basement at 39th & Flad.

Thanks to all who came out to the Luau fundraiser, it was memorable! Many thanks to The Garden on Grand restaurant for hosting us on their patio for the Luau!!

Saturday, March 18, 2017

8th Ward Dems endorsements for the April 4, 2017 municipal general election ballot

Reposting this from Nextdoor.com- our endorsements for the April 4, 2017 municipal general election in the City of St. Louis:
8 Ward Democrats Results after Discussion of April Propositions
Steve Conway from Shaw
Dear Neighbors,
After listening to speakers on most sides of each issue, the 8th Ward Dems members endorsed or opposed the Propositions as follows:
Prop A - Abolish Recorder of Deeds - No 
Prop B - Move Municipal Elections - No 
Prop C- Preference for Hiring City Residents - Yes
Prop 1- Metro link Sales Tax and Development - Yes 
Prop 2- Use Tax for Soccer Stadium- Yes
Prop NS -Property tax for Bond Issue to Preserve Vacant Bldgs - Yes
Junior College Trustee - Pat Burke
Steve


And don't forget that we endorsed 3 candidates for the elected school board at an earlier meeting: Donna Jones, James Reece and Dorothy-Rohde-Collins.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017