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Agenda for Meeting 1/13/20

CLICK HERE to see the agenda for the SSBD Board of Commissioners Meeting scheduled for Monday, January 13th, at 6:30 p.m. at Soulard Station.

Monthly Meeting of the Commissioners of the Soulard Special Business District

The next meeting of the Commissioners of the SSBD will be held Monday, January 13th, 6:30pm, at Soulard Station, located at the corner of 12th and Tucker Streets.  This is a public meeting.

A reminder about crime prevention during the winter months

The Soulard Special Business District, in partnership with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, would like to remind residents and visitors of some helpful tips to prevent crime during the holiday season and winter months.  Among the most important tips, is to not leave packages unattended on your doorstep.  Some other helpful advice includes the following:

  • Lock your vehicle at all times
  • Park in well lit areas
  • Before you get to your destination insure you lock items in the trunk
  • DO not leave things in plain view
  • If you will miss it, keep it with you
  • Stay off the phone and check your surroundings as you are parking and once you parked
  • Try not to park on side streets and or in alleys
  • Do not leave weapons inside of car if you insist then get a car safe
  • Aware of surroundings

Agenda for Meeting 12/9/2019

CLICK HERE  to see the agenda for the SSBD Board of Commissioners Meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at Soulard Station

Monthly Meeting of the Commissioners of the Soulard Special Business District

The next meeting of the Commissioners of the SSBD will be held Monday, December 9th, 6:30pm, at Soulard Station, located at the corner of 12th and Tucker Streets.  This is a public meeting.

Community forum focuses on crime prevention

The SSBD conducted its annual community forum on Monday, November 11th.  The forum highlighted the steps the SSBD is taking to help increase security and combat crime in the district.  Speakers also provided information on steps residents and visitors can take to help reduce crime.

CLICK HERE for the 11/11/2019 Security Forum presentation

Monthly Meeting of the Commissioners of the Soulard Special Business District

The next meeting of the Commissioners of the SSBD will be held Monday, October 13th, 6:30pm, at Soulard Station, located at the corner of 12th and Tucker Streets.  This is a public meeting.

Monthly Meeting of the Commissioners of the Soulard Special Business District

The next meeting of the Commissioners of the SSBD will be held Monday, September 9, 6:30pm, at Soulard Station, located at the corner of 12th and Tucker Streets.

Monthly Meeting of the SSBD Commissioners

The next meeting of the Commissioners of the SSBD will be held Monday, August 12, 6:30pm, at Soulard Station, located at the corner of 12th and Tucker Streets.

Soliciting Proposals for Prospective Communications Manager

The SSBD is seeking proposals and/or inquiries for a part-time Communications Manager position. The proposed scope of work for this position is as follows:

  • Build and gain positive press coverage for the SSBD (and Soulard crime resolution and prevention activities) via press releases, media training for SSBD Board members, media interviews and proactive directed press messaging.
  • Develop and create new/ongoing content in the form of written stories, photographs and video assets that support and reinforce the ongoing actions and activities of the SSBD, crime resolution success stories, crime safety tips and other crime and safety enhancement stories.
  • Create an impactful social media presence across multiple social media channels including NextDoor, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in order to drive followers to www.soulard-sbd.org and to reach a large portion of Soulard’s residential and visitor demographic.
  • Maintain and update social media accounts with weekly content and activities the SSBD is taking to reduce crime and enhance safety in the SSBD boundaries.
  • Work in conjuction with SSBD web developer to re-design and update site content on www.soulard-sbd.org in order to increase traffic and improve messaging.
  • Maintain www.soulard-sbd.org site content on an ongoing basis to ensure all site content is current and meets the SSBD By-Laws and legal requirements for public disclosure of SSBD activities.
  • Provide and monitor feedback and requests from www.soulard-sbd.org in order to improve communication with residents.

Please send inquiries, questions and/or proposals to info@soulard-sbd.org by no later than close of business Friday, July 26,2019.