West County


Coming Up with the Cash to Pay for Sewer System Upgrades

Do you want the MSD to borrow about a $1 billion, and your sewer rates rise to $61 dollars a month by 2020? Or do you want the district to pay cash as it goes, and your bill go up to $96 dollars a month by 2020?


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Pedal the Cause Makes Plans for West County

Organizers have announced a move to the Chesterfield Amphitheater in 2015, which they say will allow for more participants and “less congestion.”


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MORE Marches to St. Louis County Judge’s House, Calls for New Prosecutor

A civil rights group calling for the presiding judge of St. Louis County to reopen the Ferguson case took a direct approach Sunday.


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Boil Order Lifted in West County

The boil order was issued Sunday for Ballwin, Manchester, and Town and Country after a power outage affected a water treatment plant.


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Renovation Plans Underway for West County’s Manchester Road

Efforts are underway in Ballwin, Ellisville and Wildwood to make west County’s Manchester Road is a “Great Street.”


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Clayton Celebrates Centennial with Shaw Park Party

Clayton traces its roots to the county’s 1876 split from the city of St. Louis. The carnival will take place on Saturday.


Town & Country

Town & Country Residents Fight Senior Housing Project

Michael Fox says he lives about 100 yards from the site near Mason and Clayton Roads, of which one acre will be used for a gas station and the other nine for the residential complex.



For West County Woman, Gun Ownership Has Newfound Importance

“I have to have one up on them. They don’t have anything to lose and I have everything to lose.”



County Council To Consider Stricter Smoking Ban

The smoking ban passed in 2009 allowed for some bars to be grandfathered in but councilman Mike O’Mara wants to change that.



Local Realtor Hiring Amid Flood Of New Buyers

“We’re finding that consumer confidence is way up and that people are sick and tired of being sick and tired,” Kelly Hager said.