Quick Reference List




Ken Ortmann – 9th Ward Alderman
622-3287 (w), 776-0161 (h)

Cara Spencer
Alderman Ward 20

3rd District

Neighborhood Stabilization Officer
Barb Potts: 613-3083 (w), 397-1091 (cell)

Citizen Service Bureau 622-4800
—>  Online Service Request/Complaint Form

Police Emergency: 911
Police Non-Emergency: 231-1212
3rd District Police: 444-0619
Drug/Gang Hotline: 241-COPS
Problem Property Officer: 622-3600
Animal Abuse Hotline: 647-4400

Child Abuse Hotline (Division of Family Services): 1-800-392-3738
St. Louis Crisis Nursery Hotline: 768-3201
Parental Stress Help Line: 1-800-367-3543
Parents Anonymous: 647-HELP or 1-866-492-0843

Operation Brightside: 772-4646
Problem Properties: 444-1085
Operation Safestreet: 622-3444

Pothole Department: 768-2805
Refuse Department: 353-8877

Illegal Dumping: 911, then call Citizen Service Bureau @ 664-4800

To Report Alley Lights Out (Ameren UE): 342-1000
To Report Street Lights Out (CSB): 622-4800
Water Issues or To Report an Open Hydrant: 771-4880

Benton Park West Neighborhood Association
Linda Henningh- President:

Benton Park Neighborhood Association
Cipriano Medina – President: 242-1565

Gravois Park Neigborhood Association
Rita Ford – President: 664-3425

Marine Villa Neighborhood Association
James Mckee- President

Five Star Senior Center: 664-1008

  • Quoted

    “Cherokee Street has been one of the best places to find good food, awesome art and an array of funky little shops since as early as 1912.”
    by Mike Flynn toastedrav.com

Organizations and Associations

Neighborhood Resources

Cherokee People