Chris Carter http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Chris Carter Joins St. Louis Board Of Aldermen http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/chris-carter-joins-st-louis-board-aldermen <p>The St. Louis Board of Aldermen is back at full strength.</p><p>Former state Representative Chris Carter took the oath of office Friday at City Hall. Carter won a<a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-state-rep-carter-will-fill-late-uncle-s-seat-board-aldermen-0"> special election</a> last week to finish the term of his late uncle, Ald. Gregory Carter, who died <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-alderman-gregory-carter-killed-crash">in a tractor trailer accident</a> in August.</p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 21:22:45 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 5816 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Chris Carter Joins St. Louis Board Of Aldermen Mo. State Rep. Carter Will Fill Late Uncle’s Seat On Board Of Aldermen http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-state-rep-carter-will-fill-late-uncle-s-seat-board-aldermen-0 <p></p><p>State Rep. Chris Carter won a special election on Tuesday to fill the seat left open on the St. Louis Board of Aldermen after his uncle, Alderman Greg Carter, died in a traffic accident two months ago.</p><p>Carter said it’s a bitter sweet victory and&nbsp;his first order of business is to tackle what he views as a cycle of joblessness and crime in his ward. &nbsp;</p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 03:44:34 +0000 Tim Lloyd 5467 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. State Rep. Carter Will Fill Late Uncle’s Seat On Board Of Aldermen