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

Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter   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 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   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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