Ways and Means Committee October 28, 2020
Ways and Means Committee Meeting
10/28/20, 1:00 PM
Board Bill Number 98
Introduced by Alderman John Collins-Muhammad
The proposed bill would establish a special business district pursuant to Sections 71.790 through 71.808 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri, to be known as the O’Fallon – Penrose Special Business District. The bill sets the district’s boundaries, tax rate, initial rate of levy subject to the approval of the qualified voters, and uses to which the tax revenue may be put, and creates a board of commissioners for its administration.
Board Bill Number 151
Introduced by Alderman Tom Oldenburg, Alderman Joseph Vollmer, Alderwoman Beth Murphy, Alderwoman Marlene E Davis, Alderwoman Cara Spencer, Alderman John Collins-Muhammad, Alderman Joseph Vaccaro, Alderwoman Shameem Clark Hubbard, Alderwoman Pam Boyd
An ordinance submitting to the qualified voters of the City of St. Louis, pursuant to Section 92.115 RSMo, the question of whether to continue the earnings tax imposed by the City of St. Louis for a period of five years; providing for an election and the manner of voting; providing that if such question shall receive the votes of a majority of the voters voting thereon that such earnings tax shall continue; and containing a severability clause and emergency clause.
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