Oct 27

Keep Our Storm Drains and Waterways Clean

Posted on October 27, 2020 at 10:23 AM by County Council

It’s fall and that means many of us will begin—or already have started—spending our free time raking leaves. Did you know leaves can pollute and block our storm drains and natural drainageway systems? They are just one of many things that puts these systems at risk. Being aware of everything that can pollute and clog our waterways is extremely important.

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Dec 20

The Impact of Sales Tax and Online Purchases

Posted on December 20, 2019 at 2:30 PM by County Council

Your County Council thoroughly reviewed, discussed and then passed a budget for 2020 that was presented to us by the County Executive and his staff. It is one of the tightest County Government has ever seen.

After a year of economic growth and low unemployment, why is this the case? It’s because local governments are unable to collect sales tax from all online purchases. This isn’t a situation unique to St. Charles County, but that doesn’t make it any easier for us.

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Jun 26

Be Safe in Work Zones

Posted on June 26, 2019 at 11:04 AM by County Council

Summer is here, which means road construction, repairs, striping and more are in full swing throughout St. Charles County. While we are all excited to get out and enjoy the warmer weather, driving recklessly through road work zones can have deadly consequences. Driving safely and being aware of road projects will keep us all safe.

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