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Change orders totaling $8,900 OK’’d for new police station

May 1, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor Two change orders totaling more than $8,900 for a new police station recently were approved by the Crestwood Board of Aldermen. One change order resulted from reducing the size of the new police building to 29,000 square feet from 30,340 square feet, while the...

Crestwood board to decide May 13 if fire tax goes before voters Aug. 5

May 1, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor A decision on whether to place a quarter-cent sales tax on the August ballot to offset some of the costs of providing fire protection is scheduled to be made later this month by the Crestwood Board of Alder-men. The Board of Aldermen will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday,...

Mehlville Board of Education starts work on ’’03-‘’04 budget

May 1, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor A first draft of a proposed budget for the 2003-2004 school year that projects total expenditures of $94.8 million with projected revenue of $91.2 million was scheduled to be discussed earlier this week by the Mehlville Board of Education. The Board of Education...

Board considers contract for demolition of Oakville Elementary

April 27, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor A contract for the abatement of hazardous materials and the demolition of Oakville Elementary School was scheduled to be awarded this week by the Mehlville Board of Education. The Board of Education was scheduled to meet Wednesday night — April 9 — after t...

A dozen positions may be eliminated in Crestwood without cutting services

April 24, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor Crestwood City Administrator Don Greer is recommending the elimination of a dozen city positions in an effort to reduce expenditures in the coming fiscal year. Most of the positions would be eliminated through attrition, according to Greer, without impacting...

MSIP results a testament to Cary’s leadership skills

April 17, 2003

The recent announcement that the Mehlville School District earned 148 of a possible 149 points on its Missouri School Improvement Program evaluation is a testament to the strong leadership of Superintendent John Cary. Though the final MSIP report and final action on the district's accreditation...

Crestwood resolution backs Bush, troops

April 10, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor A resolution unequivocally supporting the efforts of President George Bush and the men and women of the U.S. armed forces to protect this country against terrorism and "murderous dictators'' recently was approved by the Crestwood Board of Aldermen. The Boar...

Call The Tune: Mikolay the best choice for Mehlville fire board

April 10, 2003

For the first time in recent memory, voters will have a real choice when they go to the polls next week to elect a new member of the Mehlville Fire Protection District's Board of Directors. Joseph Gaterman, John Mikolay and Bonnie Stegman are vying for one seat on the fire district's Board of D...

Three vie for seat on Mehlville Fire Protection District board

April 10, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor The three candidates seeking a seat on the Mehlville Fire Protection District Board of Directors do not agree with the direction the district is heading under the leadership of Chief Ray Haddock. Joseph Gaterman, John Mikolay and Bonnie Stegman are vy...

Four candidates are seeking two seats on Lindbergh school board

April 10, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor One of the four candidates seeking election to the Lindbergh Board of Education next week opposes the district's Proposi-tion 4 bond issue that voters also will consider Tuesday, April 8. John Dobson, Kenneth Fey, Harry Noel and Drew Walk are vying for two seats...

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