News Flash

Posted on: March 6, 2020

COVID-19 Information for the Community from the Department of Public Health

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Learn more about the virus and how the St. Charles County Department of Public Health is monitoring the health of our community.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

County Buildings Closed to Public; Assessor, Collector and Other Online Services

Online Services

March 24, 2020

To protect the health and safety of the community and help mitigate the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the St. Charles County Government buildings and facilities listed below will close to the public effective at 5 p.m., Tues...

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County Online Services... County Top News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Executive Order 20-06 (Requirements for Residents and Businesses)

Executive Building

Please note: The Executive Orders above apply countywide, including within incorporated city limits. Please visit sccmo.org/COVID for a full list of Executive Orders related to COVID-19.

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Information About County Park Amenities and Facilities

Butterfly on Flower in County Park

While park open spaces, trails, fishing lakes, and disc golf courses remain open, visit the St. Charles County Parks website for more information on amenities and facilities closures due to COVID-19.

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Census Vital to Community

SCCMO Counts Census Logo

Watch your mailbox: Between March 12-20, households will receive an invitation to respond online to the 2020 United States Census. Learn why it is so important to complete.

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Portion of Westwood Drive Reopens to Two-Way Traffic March 4, Construction to Continue

Road Construction

March 4, 2020

The St. Charles County Highway Department reopened a portion of eastbound Westwood Drive to two-way traffic on Wednesday, March 4, 2020, following construction of new pavement, enclosed drainage, curb and gutter, and sidewalksThe a...

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County Top News
Posted on: January 15, 2020

St. Charles County Assessor Reminds Citizens to Declare Personal Property

EFile Assessor

March 5, 2020

As required by state law, the St. Charles County Assessor will mail approximately 52,400 personal property assessment forms for 2020 by March 13 to taxpayers who failed to respond to the initial January mailing. Forms were due by March 1. Lat...

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County Top News
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Get Ready for 2020 Elections

I Voted Election Sticker

Mark your calendars – there are four elections in 2020! The St. Charles County Election Authority is preparing for a busy year at the polls. Following is a breakdown of election dates, voter registration deadlines, and other details.

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News Flash

Posted on: February 18, 2020

Expo Showcases Services, Programs

County Gov Expo

Have questions about assessments, taxes, health or public safety? Need to complete or change your voter registration or obtain a marriage license? Curious about what’s next for County parks? If your answer to any of these questions is &ldquo...

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Expo Information Release SCCMO Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Census Vital to Community

SCCMO Counts Census Logo

Watch your mailbox: Between March 12-20, households will receive an invitation to respond online to the 2020 United States Census. Why is it so important to complete? The results impact the distribution of congressional seats and billions of dollars to st...

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SCCMO Counts Census Webpage SCCMO Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Public Health Monitors Illness

Communicable Disease Program

For several weeks, stories about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and flu have flooded the daily news and social media feeds. The St. Charles County Department of Public Health works continuously to stay informed on the latest developments about these dis...

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SCCMO Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Museum Offers New Films, Programs

Heritage Museum

The St. Charles County Heritage Museum, located at the corner of Heritage Landing and South St. Peters Parkway, is THE place to see dynamic exhibits, watch documentaries and movies, and to participate in arts and crafts, games and other extracurricular ac...

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Parks Website SCCMO Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: February 18, 2020

"Make a Save" at Pet Adoption

Make a Save Pet Adoption Promotion

If you want to add a furry new friend – and hockey-watching buddy – to your home team, now is the perfect time to visit the St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center! During the "Make a Save!" promotion, Feb. 1 to March 31, dona...

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Pet Adoption Center Website SCCMO Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Treatment Court Honored

Judge Ohlms and Treatment Court Administrator Julie Seymore

Offering second chances to individuals in the criminal justice system who have a substance use disorder has been at the heart of the 11th Judicial Circuit’s Treatment Court mission for 20 years – and they’re getting national ...

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SCCMO Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Get Ready for 2020 Elections

I Voted Election Sticker

Mark your calendars – there are four elections in 2020! The St. Charles County Election Authority is preparing for a busy year at the polls. Following is a breakdown of election dates, voter registration deadlines, information on how you can mak...

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SCCMO Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Learn, Stay Safe, Be Healthy in 2020

CPR Class

Do you have a resolution to become certified in CPR? Want to teach children in your classroom about recycling? Are you a daycare or food service worker with continuing education course requirements? Check out the St. Charles County Department of Public He...

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SCCMO Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Say "YES!" to a Park Wedding

Wedding Reception in Quail Ridge Park

If you or someone you know became engaged over the holidays, consider St. Charles County Parks for the perfect wedding site! The Knot’s “Best of Weddings” and The Wedding Spot’s “Best of Missouri&rdquo...

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SCCMO Connection e-Newsletter Articles

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2020

St. Charles County Executive Issues Additional COVID-19 Guidance

St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann today issued new guidance to all St. Charles County residents, requiring them to remain within their residence or on the property surrounding their residence, except to engage in activities they deem necessary to...

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SCCMO Executive Press Releases
Posted on: March 21, 2020

St. Charles County Executive Responds to St. Louis City, County Announcement

March 21, 2020

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann responded today to reports that St. Louis City and St. Louis County will be forcing “non-essential” businesses to close.

“I do not bel...

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Department of Public Health COVID-19 Website SCCMO Executive Press Releases
Posted on: March 19, 2020

St. Charles County Executive Addresses Gatherings

March 19, 2020

St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann has announced that, effective at 12:01 a.m., Friday, March 20, recreational, social and entertainment gatherings will be limited to 10 or less.

County Executive Ehlmann says the decision will be moni...

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Department of Public Health COVID-19 Website SCCMO Executive Press Releases
Posted on: March 17, 2020

County Executive Announces Timetable to Prohibit On-Premise Consumption at Restaurants and Bars

March 17, 2020

St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann has announced a directive and signed an Executive Order that prohibits all restaurants and bars in the county from providing for or allowing on-premise consumption of food or beverages effective at ...

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Additional Info... SCCMO Executive Press Releases
Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19 Update: St. Charles Co. Exec. Declares State of Emergency; Health Dept. Works with Groups

March 13, 2020

St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann has declared an emergency in the county as a result of the Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). Earlier this week, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a global pandemic. Today, Presi...

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Department of Public Health COVID-19 Website SCCMO Executive Press Releases
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Ehlmann Appoints Kurt Frisz New Chief of Police for St. Charles County

Kurt Frisz

February 4, 2020 

St. Charles County, Missouri – St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann has appointed Kurt L. Frisz as Chief of Police for St. Charles County, subject to confirmation by the County Council at its regular Monday, Feb. ...

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SCCMO Executive Press Releases

News Flash

Posted on: March 27, 2020

St. Charles County Encourages Residents to Access Services Online; Use Phone and Email

March 27, 2020

To better protect our residents and employees from Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), all St. Charles County buildings, including the Administration Building at 201 North Second St., have been closed to the public. The Administration Build...

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SCCMO General Press Releases
Posted on: March 24, 2020

St. Charles County Government Buildings Close to the Public at 5 p.m., March 24

March 24, 2020

To protect the health and safety of the community and help mitigate the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the St. Charles County Government buildings and facilities listed below will close to the public effective at 5 p.m., Tues...

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SCCMO General Press Releases
Posted on: March 17, 2020

County P&Z Commission Revises Agenda; Encourages Residents to Comment Early, Watch from Home

March 17, 2020            

The St. Charles County Planning & Zoning Commission has posted a revised agenda for its 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 18, meeting to encourage limited attendance in adherence t...

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SCCMO General Press Releases
Posted on: March 5, 2020

St. Charles County Assessor Reminds Citizens to Declare Personal Property

March 5, 2020

As required by state law, the St. Charles County Assessor will mail approximately 52,400 personal property assessment forms for 2020 by March 13 to taxpayers who failed to respond to the initial January mailing. Forms were due by March 1. Lat...

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Assessor Website SCCMO General Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2020

Portion of Westwood Drive Reopens to Two-Way Traffic March 4, Construction to Continue

Westwood Drive Map

March 4, 2020

The St. Charles County Highway Department reopened a portion of eastbound Westwood Drive to two-way traffic on Wednesday, March 4, 2020, following construction of new pavement, enclosed drainage, curb and gutter, and sidewalksThe a...

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SCCMO General Press Releases

News Flash

Posted on: April 1, 2020

St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

April 1, 2020

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO - A St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center employee has tested positive for COVID-19 and is hospitalized. The County’s Department of Public Health was notified early this morning by the state lab.

The ...

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Additional Info... SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: March 26, 2020

St. Charles County WIC Continues Services During COVID-19

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March 26, 2020

The St. Charles County Department of Public Health’s Women, Infants and Children Program (WIC) will continue to provide services during the Coronavirus Disease 2019 pandemic; the program is only changing the way services are delive...

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Additional Info... SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Three Residents of Senior Facility Test Positive for COVID-19

March 25, 2020

A JOINT ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE ST. CHARLES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH, THE MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND SENIOR SERVICES AND FRONTIER HEALTH & REHABILITATION

The St. Charles County Department of Public Health and Missouri Depar...

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Additional Info... SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Message to Public Regarding Circle K in St. Charles County

March 24, 2020

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – Late yesterday, the St. Charles County Department of Public Health learned that a resident who tested positive for COVID-19 is an employee of Circle K at 3700 Elm Street in St. Charles. The store closed vol...

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Additional Info... SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2020

St. Charles County Reports First COVID-19 Death

March 23, 2020

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – The St. Charles County Department of Public Health has received word of the first death related to COVID-19. The resident was a man in his 70s who had been hospitalized.

“We are extremely saddened ...

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Additional Info... SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Three New Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported in St. Charles County

March 23, 2020

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – The St. Charles County Department of Public Health has been notified of three new positive tests for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the county. The residents are a male in his 70s and two females, o...

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Additional Info... SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: March 21, 2020

Third Positive COVID-19 Case Reported in St. Charles County

March 21, 2020

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – The St. Charles County Department of Public Health has been notified of a third positive test for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the county. The resident is a male in his 20s who traveled to Spain; ...

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Additional Info... SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Second Positive COVID-19 Case Reported in St. Charles County

March 20, 2020

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – The St. Charles County Department of Public Health has been notified of a second positive test for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the county. A woman in her 50s traveled to Illinois and was briefly ...

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Additional Info... SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: March 17, 2020

County Executive Announces Timetable to Prohibit On-Premise Consumption at Restaurants and Bars

March 17, 2020

St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann has announced a directive and signed an Executive Order that prohibits all restaurants and bars in the county from providing for or allowing on-premise consumption of food or beverages effective at ...

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Additional Info... SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: March 18, 2020

First Positive COVID-19 Case Reported in St. Charles County

March 18, 2020

The St. Charles County Department of Public Health has been notified of the first positive test for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the county. The case is travel-related and the patient, a woman in her 20s, has been quarantined at ho...

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Department of Public Health COVID-19 Website SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: February 26, 2020

St. Charles County Recognizes Eateries for Food Safety Excellence

24 Carrot Gold Food Safety Certificate 2019

February 26, 2020Contact:  Doug Bolnick, Public Information Officer, 636-949-7408

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – To recognize outstanding efforts for food safety, sanitation and employee education by licensed food providers, the St. C...

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SCCMO Health Press Releases

News Flash

Posted on: March 24, 2020

Additional St. Charles County Parks Facilities and Amenities Shut Down

March 24, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org

St. Charles County, Missouri – The health, safety and well-being of the community is a top priority to the S...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases
Posted on: March 18, 2020

St. Charles County Parks Cancels Programs Through April 3; Parks Remain Open

March 18, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org

St. Charles County, Missouri – The health and well-being of the community, guests and employees are of top p...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Free Spring Concert Features Whiskey Raccoons March 21 at The Youth Activity Park

March 9, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org

St. Charles County, Missouri –The Youth Activity Park in Dardenne Prairie will be “Shamrockin’ and...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases
Posted on: February 10, 2020

Local Documentaries Featured in St. Charles County Heritage Museum Film Series

Feb. 10, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org

St. Charles County, Missouri – Four powerful documentaries about identity, regionalism, and diversity in Missouri comm...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases
Posted on: February 6, 2020

Learn How to Take Awe-Inspiring Pictures with Your Cellphone at Heritage Museum

Feb. 6, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org

St. Charles County, Missouri – If you enjoy taking pictures and want to master the art of taking picture-perfect images...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 19, 2020

Missouri Job Center of St. Charles County to Temporarily Suspend In-Person Services

March 19, 2020

The Missouri Job Center of St. Charles County will close to in-person services beginning Friday, March 20, for at least one week. The change in service is in cooperation with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended g...

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SCCMO Workforce & Business Development Releases