Apr 02

Looking Back

Posted on April 2, 2018 at 9:51 AM by County Council

Back in 1984, my brother and his family moved from Kansas to St. Charles County. At the time, I was living in Maryland Heights and I asked him, "Why do you live way out there?" He told me it was a peaceful area and a nice place to raise a family. To be honest, I thought my brother was nuts because at the time, St. Charles County was too far away and too rural in my mind. Experience quickly proved me wrong.

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Apr 03

Community Development Takes Services Online with Citizenserve

Posted on April 3, 2017 at 4:31 PM by County Council

Gone are the days of having to do all business on paper and in person – just ask St. Charles County’s Community Development Department. Whether it’s an application for a building permit or a property maintenance complaint, businesses and citizens now can receive services through the department online. The benefits? Convenience, time savings, and more efficient customer service.

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Oct 05

Honoring Veteran Employees

Posted on October 5, 2016 at 8:08 AM by County Council

In 2014, the County Council passed Ordinance 14-066 establishing the Veterans Best Practices Working Group. The purpose of the group is to establish an employment-friendly environment for those who work for St. Charles County and served in the armed forces of the United States. Other aims of the ordinance included establishing a position to recruit veterans and to recognize local businesses that have veteran-friendly recruitment practices and places of employment.

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