Jones will be sworn into office on April 20, 2021. The final vote tally between her and Alderwoman Cara Spencer was Jones with 52% against Spencer with 48%.
“St Louis, this is an opportunity for us to rise,” she said in her victory speech. “I told you when I was running that we are done avoiding tough conversations. We are done ignoring the racism that has held our city and our region back.”
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