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St. Louis County Council

An estimated 300 people packed the St. Louis County Government Center on November 16th, 2011, giving their opinions about the county's budget proposal. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

County Council Votes on Ethics Changes

The council instead moved forward with a measure that would require background and credit checks on police board member appointees, a move the county executive said isn’t helpful.

09/04/2013

St. Louis County Council (KMOX/Michael Calhoun/File)

County Council Declines to Halt Oakville Project

After an hour of testimony, County Councilman Steve Stenger didn’t address the crowd as he received and filed the Planing Committee recommendation to allow the project to continue.

08/28/2013

A photo of the former St. Louis County Police Board, via the St. Louis County's website. Three members have since retired.

County Council Delays Police Board Appointments

In a Committee of the Whole meeting before the actual meeting, four members of the seven-person council voted to hold off on the nominations, claiming they need more information.

08/28/2013

St. Louis County Council (KMOX/Michael Calhoun/File)

County Council to Consider Oakville Development Tonight

Halting the project could cost St. Louis County a lawsuit from the developer, National Church Residences, but residents opposed to the project have vowed their own lawsuit if it continues.

08/27/2013

St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch

Some Concerned Chief Fitch Is Being Forced Out

“One of the tactics the Dooley administration used [in 2008] was to replace police board members in order to stack the deck in their favor against then-Chief Jerry Lee.”

08/26/2013

An estimated 300 people packed the St. Louis County Government Center on November 16th, 2011, giving their opinions about the county's budget proposal. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

St. Louis County Council Praises Police Chief After Spat

Despite an FBI investigation, Councilman Greg Quinn, R-Ballwin, says that’s not why his resolution praising Fitch was brought to a vote Tuesday.

08/21/2013

Residents gather at a St. Louis County Planning & Zoning Commission hearing on July 15, 2013.

County Zoning Commission Moves Ahead With Oakville Housing Plan

The commission voted 6-1 not to change the zoning ordinance that allows for the building. Still, Oakville resident Mark Haefner says the citizens don’t want it so it shouldn’t be there.

08/06/2013

A file photo of Uplands Park City Hall.

Uplands Park Residents Present Petition to Disband

The village has about 445 residents and more than 175 of them have signed a petition, asking the St. Louis County Council for a vote to dissolve.

07/31/2013

An estimated 300 people packed the St. Louis County Government Center on November 16th, 2011, giving their opinions about the county's budget proposal. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

County Approves Economic Partnership With City

Many citizens are concerned the move is one step closer to a merger between the city and county.

06/19/2013

St. Louis County Council

St. Louis County Will Reconsider Oakville HUD Project

Councilman Steve Stenger, who originally sponsored the project a year ago, is now leading the charge to send the plan back to the Planning and Zoning Commission.

06/12/2013

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