~ The Board of Estimate and Apportionment, consisting of Mayor Tishaura O. Jones, Comptroller Darlene Green, and President of the Board of Aldermen Megan Green, unanimously approved Mayor Jones's FY2025 Budget recommendation to the Board of Aldermen today. The budget will now move on to the Board of Aldermen for their consideration and approval.

Mayor Jones expressed her gratitude for the approval from her colleagues on the Board of E & A, following their careful examination and consideration of public feedback. She stated that this year's budget prioritizes the fiscal health of St. Louis while ensuring that essential services are delivered to improve the lives of residents.

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Last week, Mayor Jones held a virtual town hall where she presented her budget to the public. She explained the budget process and highlighted priority areas that will help deliver city services to residents.

The Board of Aldermen has until June 30, 2024 to approve the budget. If they fail to do so by that time, the budget as passed by the Board of E & A will go into effect on July 1, 2024.

The FY2025 budget can be found at this link for those interested in reviewing it further. The upcoming weeks will provide an opportunity for further discussion with the Board of Aldermen regarding this important financial plan for St. Louis.

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