Welcome to the City of Ladue Administrative Department Website
This Department is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the City including personnel administration, technology support, contract oversight, and public records.
This Department maintains all official City records, prepares and distributes City Ordinances and resolutions, meeting notices, agendas, minutes and filing of official notices. In addition the City Clerk accepts filing for candidacy in municipal elections, officially swears in public officials and employees, and is the custodian of records and the Seal of the City. Liquor licenses and solicitor permits are processed through this department.
In accordance with the Revised Statutes of Missouri and ordinances of the City of Ladue, notice is given that a General Municipal Election shall be held in the City of Ladue, St. Louis County, Missouri, on Tuesday April 7, 2020. At said election, there shall be elected one Council Member each from Wards One, Two and Three of the City for two-year terms; and other such matters as may be lawfully placed upon the ballot shall be voted upon.
Qualifications for Office of Alderman (Council Member) (RSMo Section 79.070)
79.070. No person shall be an alderman unless he or she is at least eighteen years of age, a citizen of the United States, and an inhabitant and resident of the city for one year next preceding his or her election, and a resident, at the time he or she files and during the time he or she serves, of the ward from which he or she is elected; and such other qualifications as prescribed by law.
Filing for office as Alderman (Council Member) opens at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 17, 2019, and ends at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. Each person filing for election as Council Member must file a declaration of candidacy and such other forms as prescribed by law. Declaration of Candidacy forms may be filed from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, (excluding holidays and such other times when City Hall is officially closed) with the City Clerk or her designee at Ladue City Hall, 9345 Clayton Road.
Declarations of candidacy may be withdrawn only prior to five (5:00) p.m. on Tuesday January 21, 2020, unless otherwise ordered by the Board of Election Commissioners or a court of competent jurisdiction. (115.125 RSMO.)
The Request for Access to Public Records Form is provided pursuant to the City of Ladue's Open Meetings and Records Policy. Completion of the Form will expedite the City's response to your request for access to public records under 610.023 R.S. Mo. Please submit the Form to the Custodian of Records at firstname.lastname@example.org or 9345 Clayton Road, Ladue, Mo. 63124.
Laura Rider, Assistant to the Mayor / City Clerk, email@example.com
Sam Zes, Finance Director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Shelly Benson, email@example.com
Lori Wrobel, Administrative Assistant, firstname.lastname@example.org