City Council Contact Info


The Council is the legislative and governing body of the City of University City. The City Council has seven members, one of whom serves as mayor. Each of the City's three wards has two representatives, who are elected to four-year terms.


• Enacts legislation to protect the health, morals and general welfare of the citizens of the City.

• Appoints both the City Manager and City Clerk.

Council Office

Appointments with the Mayor and/or Councilmembers can be arranged by contacting them at phone number listed below their name.

To e-mail councilmembers, click on their underlined name.

Council Members
Shelley Welsch, Mayor

Shelley Welsch

7141 Delmar Blvd.
(314)505-8606 (ofc.)
(314)727-6852 (hm.)

First Ward
Terry Crow

7025 Maryland
314-918-0045 x. 2

Second Ward
L. Michael Glickert
7531 Delmar Blvd.
(314) 882-6432
Second Ward
Paulette Carr, PhD
7901 Gannon Ave.
(314) 727-0919
Third Ward
Bwayne Smotherson
1243 Purdue
(314) 726-9572
Third Ward
Rod Jennings
1412 Purdue
(314) 480-2221