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Posted on: February 2, 2023

CPR Classes Available

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The St. Charles County Department of Public Health is hosting several CPR/AED and First Aid classes in 2023. Upon completion of the class, participants will earn an American Red Cross training certificate valid for two years from the date of completion.

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Posted on: February 2, 2023

New Voter Registration Laws in Effect

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Have you moved recently? With the enactment of new voting laws, current Missouri residents now have more flexibility to update their address and register to vote. New Missouri residents and those who have not previously registered to vote are required to ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2023

Recorder of Deeds Offering Fully Online Marriage License Process

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The St. Charles County Recorder of Deeds office now is one of two offices in the State of Missouri beta testing a new system that enables the processing of electronic marriage license applications without the need for either applicant to appear at the off...

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Posted on: February 2, 2023

File Personal Property Assessments Online

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Save time (and a stamp!) by filing your 2023 personal property assessment online. Just find the e-filing website and unique secure access code on the form mailed from the St. Charles County Assessor at the end of January. Assessment forms must be complete...

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Posted on: February 2, 2023

There’s So Much to Love About St. Charles County!

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If you don’t already know, St. Charles County is a great place to live, work, play and do business. Throughout the month of February, follow along on County social media as we highlight and show appreciation for different Count...

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

Personal Property Assessments To Be Mailed in January

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The Assessor’s Office will mail 2023 personal property assessment forms later this month. These assessments track what residents owned as of Jan. 1 of this year, and are used to determine what appears on personal property tax bills in December. ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

Emergency Weather Response Program in Effect This Winter

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When winter weather temperatures fall below 20 degrees Fahrenheit, the Emergency Weather Response program activates to aid those in need of a warm place to spend the night in St. Charles, Lincoln and Warren counties. The program is coordinated by a group ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

Looking for a New Job? Now's the Time to Apply with St. Charles County Government

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With a new year comes a new budget for St. Charles County Government, and with the 2023 budget came a renewed dedication to making County employees’ salaries competitive with others in the market. Increased salaries for long-term employees and h...

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

Transportation Improvement Plan Approved for 2023-2025

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The St. Charles County Council recently approved the 2023-2025 Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP), which includes projects focused on reducing congestion and increasing safety on roadways throughout the county. Project highlights include reconstruction...

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

Meet Your Newly Elected Officials

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Family and friends gathered Dec. 29 to attend the swearing-in ceremony of St. Charles County’s newly elected and re-elected officials. Chief Judge for the United States Eastern District of Missouri Stephen R. Clark presided over the Oath of Office ceremon...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Recycle Natural Christmas Trees with Recycle Works

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When the holiday season comes to an end, the St. Charles County Department of Public Health provides drop-off sites for natural Christmas trees at its Recycle Works locations in St. Charles and Wentzville. Recycled evergreens can serve as fish habitats in...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Santa Cops Giving Program Benefits Families in Need

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Looking for a way to support the St. Charles County community this holiday season? Be a part of Santa Cops! Santa Cops is the St. Charles County Police Department (SCCPD)’s holiday giving program sponsored by the Happiness for Harper Foundation. This prog...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Know Before Snow: Highway Department Strategy for Snow and Ice Removal

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The St. Charles County Highway Department plows approximately 1,400 lane miles of County roads and another 400 lane miles of roads for the cities of Cottleville, Dardenne Prairie, Flint Hill, Foristell, Josephville, Portage Des Sioux, St. Paul, Weldon Spr...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Housing, Commercial Construction Pacing Ahead of 2021 Totals

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St. Charles County is reporting robust mid-year totals for 2022 housing and commercial construction permits that pace ahead of 2021 numbers. 

“Through July of this year, housing and commercial construction in St. Charles County continues...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Flood Recovery Ongoing; Assistance Available

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After torrential rain caused flash flooding throughout the area in late July, many residents and business owners have continued to grapple with recovering from flooded homes and facilities. Following disaster declarations by County Executive Steve Ehlmann...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Workforce & Business Development Department Relocating

1. Workforce Moving

The St. Charles County Department of Workforce & Business Development and home of the Missouri Job Center of St. Charles County is closing its location at 212 Turner Boulevard in St. Peters Sept. 19, and plans to open in a new space on Oct. 3 at 3757 ...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Port Authority Secures $3.5 Million in Grants for River Terminal Infrastructure

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The St. Charles County Port Authority has secured $3.5 million in funding to improve the river terminal in the City of St. Charles and at Klondike Park near Augusta. This, just a year and a half after formal organization of the Port Authority’s ...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Work Continues on Muegge Road Interchange; Safety, Traffic, Improving Local Access Main Objectives

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Much needed traffic relief is on the way for those who travel Highway 94 in the City of St. Charles. Improvements currently are being constructed and include adding a third lane in each direction on Route 94 and interchange improvements at Route 364/Route...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Resolution Intends to Adjust Tax Rate to Negate Windfall Created by Increased Vehicle Value

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The St. Charles County Council passed a resolution that will pave the way for a tax rate ordinance later in the year which will voluntarily lower the overall tax rate to effectively keep flat the amount of tax the County collects in 2022 compared with tax...

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Posted on: July 1, 2022

BikeFest Coming to Kinetic Park Aug. 6-7

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The St. Charles County Parks Department is diligently preparing Kinetic Park in Dardenne Prairie for BikeFest 2022, and racers and spectators alike won’t want to miss it! In addition to two major pump track championship events, the weekend of Au...

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Posted on: July 1, 2022

St. Charles County’s Oglesby Park Opening July 30

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Save the date and plan to join the celebration of the opening of St. Charles County’s newest park! The opening festivities for Oglesby Park are planned for 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, July 30, with a dedication ceremony at 11:30 a.m., and fun for ...

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

County Law Enforcement Forms Critical Incident Response Team

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St. Charles County area law enforcement agencies have formed the St. Charles County Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT), a multi-jurisdictional unit tasked with conducting thorough, objective, and transparent investigations of high-level and officer-in...

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

County Government Military Veterans Hosting Flag Collection June 14

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If you have a worn or damaged U.S. flag and don’t know where or how to dispose of it properly, the military veterans of St. Charles County Government are ready to help. The County’s Veterans Best Practices Working Group is hosting its ...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Voters Overwhelmingly Approve Prop R for Roads

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Every precinct in St. Charles County approved Prop R for Roads April 5, voting to reauthorize the County’s ½-cent Transportation Sales Tax for another 10 years. The tax originally was enacted by voters in 1985, and this is the fourth ...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Police Department Receives CALEA Re-Accreditation

Tom Percich, Chief Kurt Frisz and Captain Chris Hunt

The St. Charles County Police Department has successfully completed the re-accreditation process designed to maintain international recognition for advanced law enforcement accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agen...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

County Ranks Among the Top of Missouri's Healthiest Counties

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With acres of parkland and miles of trails to encourage activity, well-trained professionals practicing quality medical care, and a population committed to healthy habits, it’s easy to understand why St. Charles County ranks at the top of Missou...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Oglesby Park Coming Soon to Wentzville

Barbara Love and Stanley Luckett

St. Charles County Parks’ newest park near Wentzville is Oglesby Park, named after one of the property’s early owners. The 199-acre plot of land is at 2949 West Meyer Road and is scheduled to open this summer.

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Barn Cats Work to Help St. Charles County

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Hundreds of feral cats can be found in colonies around St. Charles County. Because a female cat and her offspring can generate more than 400,000 kittens in just a few years, overpopulation quickly becomes a nuisance to the communities that surrou...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

Heritage Museum Closes to Prepare for New Exhibit

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The St. Charles County Heritage Museum in St. Charles has temporarily closed its doors, but the public can look forward to a big celebration when it reopens with a new and exciting exhibit, “The American Revolutionary War in the West.” Scheduled to debut ...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

Your Transportation Dollars in Motion

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In December 2021, St. Charles County residents received an informational mailer from County government detailing the history of the County’s ½-cent Transportation Sales Tax. This tax was first enacted by voters in 1985, and the county has benefitted from ...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

Election Judges Needed for 2022 Elections

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The Election Authority is looking to add to its roster of election judges as staff gear up for the April 5 General Municipal Election, the Aug. 2 Primary Election, and the Nov. 8 General Election. It takes 720 election judges to work at the 104 polling pl...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

Watching and Preparing for Severe Weather

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Severe weather comes in many forms, and it seems as if St. Charles County has had its share of late. In December we saw a tornado in the Defiance area, and so far this year, we’ve had several days of freezing rain, sleet, ice, and snow along with high win...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

County to Benefit from Settlement with Opioid Manufacturers, Distributors

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St. Charles County will receive a gross allocation of $19.6 million in a nationwide settlement of lawsuits against companies that manufactured and distributed opioids. Once final, this community-led effort will secure billions of dollars in opioid epidemi...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

St. Charles County Parks Kicks Off 25th Year with New Logo and Tagline

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The St. Charles County Parks Department is starting off its 25th Anniversary by unveiling a new logo and tagline that better illustrate the energy and growth of the Parks system. The County has acquired 21 parks—17 which are open and four in res...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Housing, Commercial Permits Keep Pace with Population Growth

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Good news on the housing front continues to come out of St. Charles County. Despite the ongoing pandemic, the County reports year-end totals for housing and commercial construction permits for 2021 remain ahead of the pre-pandemic numbers of 2019 and riva...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Treatment Court Marks 20 Years of Success with 100th Graduation

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With issues such as substance abuse and mental health diagnoses increasingly impacting the criminal justice system, St. Charles County’s 11th Judicial Circuit Treatment Court has proven to be efficient and successful in preventing incarceration ...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

I-70 Cave Springs to Fairgrounds Project Plans Announced

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The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission (MHTC) awarded the Interstate 70 Cave Springs to Fairgrounds (CSFG) Design-Build Project to Millstone Weber of the City of St. Charles. The total project cost is $62 million, $10 million of which comes f...

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Posted on: January 5, 2022

Lock It or Lose It: Keep Your Vehicle and Valuables Safe

Lock It or Lose It

Auto thefts in the St. Charles County region continue to be top of mind for law enforcement and prosecutors. The St. Charles County Police Department and the County’s Prosecuting Attorney’s Office continue to raise awareness and show u...

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Posted on: January 5, 2022

Keeping Safe During a Tornado or Severe Storm

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The recent tornado in our area might have you wondering if you were prepared enough or if you could have, or should have, been more prepared. St. Charles County Regional Emergency Management Director Captain Chris Hunt says now is the time to prepare for ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2022

County Acquires Property for Future Park in Wentzville

Park Land Purchase

St. Charles County has purchased land near Wentzville that will bring the number of County parks to 21. The property is 199 acres.

“Wentzville is a growing, rapidly changing area,” says St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann, &l...

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Posted on: January 5, 2022

Tornado, Severe Storms Cause $3.4 Million in Damages

Tornado Damage

Missouri Governor Mike Parson visited the Defiance area after a tornado and severe storms ripped through the area on Friday, Dec. 10. Estimated damages are more than $3.4 million, according to assessments completed by County inspectors. The County&rsq...

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Posted on: December 14, 2021

Fundraising Opportunities at The Family Arena

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Non-profit organizations looking to raise money in a safe and exciting environment are invited to check out the Family Arena’s concessions income program. Groups can make up to $1,000 during each three-hour event.

“The Family Arena is dedicated to excellen...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

County Police, Sheriff, Corrections to Launch Body Cameras in December

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A familiar accessory in neighboring law enforcement agencies, the body camera is a smartphone-size recording device that creates a real-time public record of law enforcement’s interactions. The cameras will be used by officers in the St. Charles County Po...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

St. Charles County Corrections Staff Graduate from Department's First Leadership Program

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Sixteen leaders in the St. Charles County Department of Corrections recently completed a new program that addresses key issues facing corrections departments in today’s environment. Leadership Academy is the first of its kind for the County depa...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

Governor Parson to Speak, Lance Corporal Schmitz to Be Remembered at Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11

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The St. Charles County Veterans Committee and the St. Charles City Veterans Commission will host their Veterans Day Program at 1 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 11, near the Veterans Memorial on the grounds of the St. Charles County Executive Office Building/Histori...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

East-West Gateway Board Approves $39 Million to Fix Wentzville 'Curve'

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The Oct. 27 East-West Gateway Council of Governments (EWGCOG) Board of Directors meeting was a big win for St. Charles County, specifically the Wentzville area. The board voted to approve $39 million in its Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) to fix ...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Need a Replacement COVID-19 Vaccination Card?

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The St. Charles County Department of Public Health (DPH) Immunization Clinic provides replacement cards for those who completed COVID-19 vaccination in Missouri but did not receive a card or have misplaced it.

Replacement cards are issued 8:15 a.m.-4:30 p....

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Public Health, Community Partners Provide Free Flu Shot Clinic Oct. 8

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The St. Charles County Department of Public Health (DPH) is partnering with several area organizations to provide free flu shots for those ages 6 months and older during a vaccination clinic 2-7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 8, in the College Center at St. Charles C...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

County Police Officer Receives Medal of Valor Award

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Governor Mike Parson recently presented St. Charles County Police Officer John K. Gresco II with the Medal of Valor Award for saving a man during a flash flood. Officer Gresco was one of 15 first responders and seven civilians who received 2020 Public Saf...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Be Prepared for Any Emergency

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From tornadoes, floods, and earthquakes to a gas or chemical leak, it is important to be ready for any crisis. Planning is key, and September is the perfect time during National Preparedness Month. St. Charles County Regional Emergency Management (REM) ha...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Give a Shelter Pet a Forever Home

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If you're thinking about expanding your family and opening your heart to a new friend with four legs and fur, now is the time! The St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center in St. Peters has dogs and cats of all ages, sizes and activity levels that ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Third COVID Vaccination Available for Immunocompromised

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Medical research shows that immunocompromised individuals may have a reduced ability to respond to vaccines and that the standard two-dose regimen of the Pfizer/BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines may not produce the same degree of protection for these ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

ICYMI: New Ramps Open at Heritage Crossing and Route 364

Heritage Crossing and Route 364 Eastbound Ramp

Ahead of schedule, the St. Charles County Highway Department opened new westbound and eastbound slip ramps at Heritage Crossing and Route 364 in August. The ramps improve access to the highway for both residents and businesses.

The westbound slip ramp allo...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Census Shows St. Charles County is Growth Leader in the Region

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If you have lived and/or worked in St. Charles County over the past 10 years, it's clear that our community has grown—and now we have the numbers to prove it! Recently released data from the 2020 U.S. Census shows St. Charles County's population at 405,26...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Save the Date: Police Department Open House

Kids at Police Department Open House

The St. Charles County Police Department's annual Open House will take place 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 18, at 101 Sheriff Dierker Court in O'Fallon. Bring your family for behind-the-scenes tours of the department, vehicles and equi...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Tips to Find Jobs, Develop Your Career During the Pandemic

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COVID-19 has influenced many aspects of life, including how people develop and further their careers. Networking, job applications, interviewing, and even actual jobs were going virtual before the pandemic, but now online processes and opportunities are o...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

COVID Vaccinations Available for the Community

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As the COVID-19 Delta variant becomes more prevalent throughout the country, the St. Charles County Department of Public Health (DPH) continues to provide multiple opportunities for residents to receive the vaccine. As of July 28, 49.9 percent of County r...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

What Do I Do If...? Who Do I Call When...? Answers to Common County Switchboard Questions

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With more than 30 departments and divisions in St. Charles County Government, our switchboard operators receive a wide variety of calls every day, but some stand out as most frequently asked about topics. Our operators pulled together a list of the top fi...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Make a Difference in Public Safety

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From 911 dispatchers to officers and deputies, nurses to food service workers, we have opportunities available to join our critical public safety team. The St. Charles County Corrections, Emergency Communications, Police, and Sheriff’s departmen...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

More Ways to Play Are On the Way!

Broemmelsiek Park Playground

New reasons for kids and families to love St. Charles County Parks are coming soon! Dynamic new playgrounds are in the works at Indian Camp Creek and Broemmelsiek parks.

Construction is in progress on a playground by the Lakeside Pavilion at Indian Camp Cr...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Be Safe Around Natural Waterways

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Summer is THE time to enjoy swimming and boating—but it’s important to stay safe, especially around rivers and other natural bodies of water. Did you know you should ALWAYS wear a life jacket in natural bodies of water, even if you know how to swim? Watch...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

St. Charles County Among State’s Top Vaccinated Communities

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St. Charles County residents are taking the lead in protecting themselves and our community against COVID-19. As of June 24, an estimated 41.7 percent of our total population are fully vaccinated, and an estimated 46.5 percent have initiated vaccination. ...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Fireworks in St. Charles County: Know the Law, Keep Celebrations Safe

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Are you aware that fireworks ordinances vary throughout St. Charles County? Laws about when and how fireworks can be discharged differ depending on whether you live in unincorporated county or a municipality. Watch this video on SCCMO-TV’s YouTube channel...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Racer Registration, Tickets for Spectators Available for Red Bull UCI Pump Track World Championships

Red Bull Qualifier Event

This is excitement you won’t want to miss! Racers and spectators can register now to be part of the area’s first Red Bull UCI Pump Track World Championships Qualifier at Kinetic Park, formerly Youth Activity Park, in Dardenne Prairie. The event will take ...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Citizen Police Academy Gives First-Hand Look at Law Enforcement

Citizen Police Academy

Applications for the 2021 St. Charles County Police Department (SCCPD) Citizen Police Academy will be available July 2! This free program provides a first-hand look into the daily operations of the SCCPD and the law enforcement profession. The 12-week cla...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

We’ve Got a Speaker for You!

Request A Speaker

If your neighborhood or business association, civic group, church, or community organization needs a speaker for a meeting, look no further than St. Charles County Government. The County’s Request a Speaker program provides experts on a variety of topics ...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

COVID-19 Hardship Assistance for Housing, Utilities Available

Hardship Assistance

There is financial support for homeowners and renters impacted by COVID-19.The CDBG-CV Public Services Program provides short-term rent, mortgage, and utility assistance to households facing foreclosure or eviction, and the State Assistance for Housing Re...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

HiSet, Life Skills Programs Prepare Inmates for Success After Release

HiSet Class for Inmates

The St. Charles County Department of Corrections is launching educational and behavioral programs to better prepare inmates for release. The new programming began at the jail in March with High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) testing.

“Inmates now have the...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Understand Your Real Estate Assessment; Be Wary of Valuation Services

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2021 Notices of Real Estate Assessment were mailed recently to St. Charles County property owners. State law requires the Assessor to revalue all real estate property in the county by Jan. 1 of odd-numbered years, so the valuation notices reflect the prop...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Rediscover Your Career: Funding Available for Jobs in High Demand

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Did the COVID-19 pandemic impact your job? Need a fresh start? Look no further than the Missouri Job Center of St. Charles County, where funding is available for qualifying residents interested in training for a variety of careers that are in high demand....

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Public Health Reaches 50,000 Mark for COVID-19 Vaccinations

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Since late December, when COVID-19 vaccine first was released for distribution, the St. Charles County Department of Public Health (DPH) has worked diligently to vaccinate St. Charles County residents and those who work in our county. By mid-April, DPH ha...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Mask Up to Prevent COVID-19 Spread

Mother and Son in Masks

If you’re confused about the benefits of wearing a mask, you’re not alone. Early in the pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO) and other renowned medical institutions did not adv...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Training Vital to Police Response

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The St. Charles County Police Department is working diligently to assure the public that its officers continue to know how to correctly respond to all the issues that could face them on any given shift.

“This is a different world than it was 10 y...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Parks Adds Exciting Amenities

YAP Pump Track

St. Charles County Parks have something for EVERYONE – and if you like water and/or extreme sports, you won’t want to miss two new features that are making news.YAP Asphalt Pump Track

Located in Dardenne Prairie, the 25-acre Youth Activ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

County Buildings Reopen to Public

Admin Building

St. Charles County Government buildings closed to the public on Wednesday, March 25, to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of the community and County employees. On Friday, May 29, the County Administration Building and the Department ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Personal Property Notices Mailed

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St. Charles County Assessor mailed approximately 40,000 Personal Property Notices of Assessment Change by June 1. Taxpayers who reported additional personal property or made corrections to their 2020 personal property assessments will receive the notice. ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Giving Back to Fight COVID-19

Katie Willis

Taking care of animals is what drives St. Charles County Division of Humane Services Director Katie Willis. After she contracted COVID-19 and was pulled away from the Pet Adoption Center, she quickly recovered and turned this negative experience into a po...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Help for Job Seekers, Employers

Missouri Job Center

If your employment or business has been affected by COVID-19, staff at the Missouri Job Center of St. Charles County are available by phone and email to provide assistance.

For more information about the following programs and services through the Missouri...

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