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Videoconferenced public hearing set for Monday on subdivision at Resurrection Cemetery

Videoconferenced public hearing set for Monday on subdivision at Resurrection Cemetery

June 7, 2020

The St. Louis County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing Monday on a subdivision proposed for Resurrection Cemetery in Affton. The planning panel will meet for the hearing at 7 p.m. Monday, June 8, by WebEx videoconference only due to COVID-19.  Members of the public who want to attend can at...

First food truck garden in state coming to Affton after approval

A rendering of the proposed Affton Plaza food truck garden.

By Gloria Lloyd, News Editor

November 20, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Missouri’s first food truck garden will be coming to St. Louis next year, overcoming objections from some of its neighbors in Affton with St. Louis County Council approval. As first reported by The Call, developers of the Affton Plaza s...

Affton Panera/Bread Co. could expand, replace Breakfast and Burger

Affton Panera/Bread Co. could expand, replace Breakfast and Burger

November 15, 2019

The Panera in Affton could move across the street to a larger location with a drive-thru that is the current site of an existing local restaurant under a rezoning plan that will be heard by the St. Louis County Planning Commission next week. St. Louis Bread Co./Panera already has a restaurant locati...

Affton will get Missouri’s first food truck garden, if County Council approves

Affton will get Missouri's first food truck garden, if County Council approves

November 6, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com If the County Council approves, Missouri’s first food truck garden will be coming to St. Louis next year, overcoming objections from some of its neighbors in Affton. As first reported by The Call, developers of the Affton Plaza shopping ...

Unincorporated residents get more representation in zoning plans

Pictured above: A map of the unincorporated portions of south St. Louis County.

October 1, 2019

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Officials in St. Louis County are looking at various initiatives to give unincorporated county residents more representation on the county Planning Commission and in local zoning decisions. The St. Louis County Planning Commission only...

Clancy announces second town hall on the fate of Tower Tee

Pictured above: It was standing room only at 5th District Councilwoman Lisa Clancy’s first in a series of town halls on the fate of the Tower Tee Golf Course. Nearly 100 people packed into a room at the Affton-White Rodgers Community Center on March 20 to voice their concerns and provide feedback on what should or shouldn’t become of the golf course. Audience members included Rep. Doug Beck and 6th District Councilman Ernie Trakas. Photo by Erin Achenbach.

April 9, 2019

Fifth District Councilwoman Lisa Clancy will hold her second town hall about the potential development of the former Tower Tee site at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, at the Affton Community Center, 9801 Mackenzie Road. Tower Tee was an Affton fixture for more than 50 years and had a driving range, ...

Planning Commission sets hearing on apartments, new clinic on Telegraph

Planning Commission sets hearing on apartments, new clinic on Telegraph

May 18, 2018

The county Planning Commission will hold a public hearing next week on several potential developments in south county, including a large apartment complex at Interstate 55 and South Lindbergh Boulevard and turning a residential home commercial on Telegraph Road. The planning panel will meet for the hearing...

Affton senior apartments see little opposition

February 4, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com A large new apartment complex for senior citizens in Affton saw little opposition at a public hearing last week, unlike a U-Haul facility proposed at Show Me Lanes in Oakville that was up for public comment during the same hearing. Indianapolis-based...

Planning panel to conduct hearing on development at Tower Tee site

Aerial of Tower Tee

October 31, 2017

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Developers are looking to build a subdivision of nearly 160 houses on 27.8 acres currently occupied by the Tower Tee golf course and driving range in Affton, which could spell the end of a beloved institution in south county. The county Planning...

Tower Tee property could become subdivision

Aerial of Tower Tee

October 26, 2017

Developers are looking to build a subdivision of nearly 160 new houses on 27.8 acres currently occupied by the Tower Tee golf course and driving range in Affton. The county Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the proposed rezoning for the “Arbors at Tower Tee” subdivision at 7 p.m....

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