Oct 05

Small Business Growth is St Charles County’s Path to Success

Posted on October 5, 2016 at 9:54 AM by County Council

Earlier this year, I wrote a blog about how St. Charles County is “Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise.” My purpose was to share how St. Charles County has a wonderful foundation to be Missouri’s leader in economic development – and it is my opinion that we will accomplish this through small business growth and development. In listening to a program last week, I heard that over the past 10 years, Fortune 500 companies in America have cut more than 2 million jobs, while small businesses added 18 million. It is clear who will be creating the jobs of the future, but getting those entrepreneurs to choose St. Charles County for launching their next BIG IDEA is where I see our challenge. To that end, I invite you, or perhaps someone you know, to look at a new event to assist local entrepreneurs. 

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Mar 31

St. Charles County is Healthy, Wealthy and Wise…But It's Up to You to Keep Us That Way!

Posted on March 31, 2016 at 6:19 PM by County Council

We are more blessed than most to be living in St. Charles County today. I often like to describe St. Charles County as “Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise.” Some may challenge this claim - and while we always have room for improvement, before you dismiss it let me share some supporting facts.

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Sep 30

Re-discover St. Charles County

Posted on September 30, 2015 at 6:26 PM by County Council

Pioneers with a spirit for adventure and discovery founded St. Charles County. However, those of us who live here sometimes need to be reminded of the adventures for us to discover in our backyard. So, I would encourage you to “Re-discover St. Charles County” this fall. If you take a few minutes to search, you’ll soon find there are many fun things to do very close to home.

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