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County officials receiving mixed feedback from citizens on Affton ‘Great Streets’ plan

Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com   Gravois Road in Affton could get a face-lift and Kirkwood-like upgrades as a “Great Street” starting this summer, but the lanes will not be reduced after pushback from residents. County Executive Steve Stenger an-nounced Monday that the county is recommending to the Missouri Department of Transportation, or MoDOT, that

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Lindbergh teachers announce end of working to contract

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Lindbergh teachers announced the end of working to contract last week, just after a union-backed slate of new members took over the majority of the Board of Education in the April 4 election. The teachers of the Lindbergh National Education Association, or LNEA, first announced they would work contract-only

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Prop C in Crestwood, Prop P in St. Louis County among tax hikes OK’d

BY GLORIA LLOYD Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com   Voters in south county turned out in droves last week to show their support for police and firefighters by overwhelmingly approving a series of tax-rate hikes in St. Louis County, Crestwood, Sunset Hills and Affton. Observers attributed last week’s higher-than-usual 23-percent voter turnout to widespread support for Proposition

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