Adam Paul http://news.stlpublicradio.org en As City-County Merger Study Unfolds, Some Municipal Leaders Are Speaking Out http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/city-county-merger-study-unfolds-some-municipal-leaders-are-speaking-out <p>Ellisville Mayor Adam Paul is no stranger to fighting city hall.</p><p>At this point last year, <a href="https://www.stlbeacon.org/#!/content/30680/ellisville_impeachment_update_050113" target="_blank">Paul was clawing his way back into office</a> after a high-profile – and at-times bizarre – impeachment saga. Despite an intense and expensive effort from his political adversaries to remove him, Paul eventually kept his job as mayor. His town has generally been out of the headlines ever since.</p> Mon, 12 May 2014 03:19:59 +0000 Jason Rosenbaum & Nora Ibrahim 35922 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org As City-County Merger Study Unfolds, Some Municipal Leaders Are Speaking Out Ellisville Mayor Files For St. Louis County Council As Area Republicans Regroup http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ellisville-mayor-files-st-louis-county-council-area-republicans-regroup <p>Ellisville Mayor Adam Paul, who was at the center of a high-profile effort last year to oust him from office, is now seeking to be elected to a new job on the St. Louis County Council.</p><p>Paul filed Monday afternoon for the 7<sup>th</sup> District seat that’s now open, since longtime incumbent Greg Quinn<a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/quinn-wont-run-another-county-council-term"> announced that he wasn’t seeking re-election this fall</a>.</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 23:59:23 +0000 Jo Mannies 34138 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Ellisville Mayor Files For St. Louis County Council As Area Republicans Regroup Paul Removed From Office http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/paul-removed-office <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span>Ellisville<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> City Council &nbsp;has voted to remove Mayor Adam Paul from office on the grounds that he overreached the authority given to him by the city’s charter.</span></p><p>But it’s unlikely that the fight between Paul and the city is finished.</p><p>After Paul’s attorney, Chet Pleban, ended his closing statement he told the city council that the was going home to watch the NCAA men’s basketball championship game.</p><p>He said he already knew the council would find Paul guilty.</p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 04:23:24 +0000 Tim Lloyd 25240 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Paul Removed From Office