Get out the vote!


Next Tuesday, March 3rd the primary election will be held to fill the open seat for 7th Ward Alderperson. Alderwoman Phyllis Young, who represented parts of Downtown and Soulard for nearly 30 years, resigned in December. Three candidates have filed to fill the open seat for the 7th Ward, they are all Democrats.

Alderman Qualifications:
Registered Voter: Yes
Age: At least 25 years
Citizenship: At least 5 years
St. Louis City Residency: At least 3 years
Ward Residency: At least 1 year

Neighborhoods located entirely or partially in the 7th Ward include: Benton Park, Compton Heights, Downtown, Downtown West, Fox Park, Kosciusko, Lafayette Square, LaSalle Park, McKinley Heights, Near North Riverfront, Peabody Darst Webbe, and Soulard.  Click here for a map.

We encourage all residents and business persons in the 7th Ward, to exercise the right to vote!