FY2013 http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis city's budget gets initial approval http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-citys-budget-gets-initial-approval <p>A $966 million budget for the city of St. Louis has made it through the first of many hurdles at City Hall.</p><p>Mayor Francis Slay, comptroller Darlene Green, and Board of Aldermen president Lewis Reed - who make up the Board of Estimate and Apportionment - all approved the budget on Friday. That sends it to the Board of Aldermen, who can shift money around but cannot add to the overall level of spending.</p> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 18:02:03 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 3538 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis city's budget gets initial approval