Dec 01

A Look Back with the County Executive: The History of Hunting in St. Charles County

Posted on December 1, 2017 at 9:26 AM by County Executive

Located at the juncture of three major rivers, St. Charles County has long been a “hunting ground” for all who have called the area home.

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Oct 19

A Look Back with the County Executive: Archer Alexander

Posted on October 19, 2017 at 6:05 PM by County Executive

The recent dismantling of a statue in St. Louis intended to honor the Confederacy and another in Charlottesville to honor one of its generals has stimulated discussion about the future of statues from the Civil War era. A former resident of St. Charles County played a role in the sculpting of a Civil War statue in St. Louis, and when you read his story I think you will agree with me that no one will be protesting it.

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Apr 03

Technological Advances and Government: Impacts and Challenges

Posted on April 3, 2017 at 11:49 AM by County Executive

Technology makes life easier. We can buy just about anything online instead of driving to a retail outlet. We make fewer trips to the gas station because our cars are more fuel efficient. In an emergency, we have the ability to call 911 from cell phones instead of relying on landlines. All of this is fantastic – but you may be surprised to know that these technological advances have created new challenges for government in a growing county like ours.

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