St. Louis Call Newspapers

Crestwood names five to TIF Commission

April 10, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor The Crestwood Board of Aldermen recently took another step toward the redevelopment of the southeast corner of Watson and Grant roads by approving the appointments of five residents to the city's Tax-Increment Financing Commission. But members of the Boegeman fa...

Redevelopment proposal for Watson Plaza to be discussed by Crestwood board

April 3, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor A $12.5 million redevelopment proposal for Watson Pla-za that calls for a Gordmans and a PETCO as well as re-taining existing tenants was scheduled to be discussed earlier this week by the Crestwood Board of Aldermen. The Board of Aldermen was scheduled to discuss the ...

Three candidates seeking two seats in election for Mehlville school board

April 3, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor Three candidates are seeking two seats on the Mehlville Board of Education in the April 8 election. Michael Heins, John "Jack'' Perry and William "Bill'' Schornheuser Jr. are vying for seats currently held by board Secretary David Gralike and Walt Bivins, both of w...

Crestwood Ward 2 voters to decide between Schlink, Tureblood April 8

April 3, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor Managing the city's finances and experienced representation are the most important issues facing Crestwood's Ward 2. That's according to the two candidates who are seeking election to the Ward 2 Board of Aldermen seat in the April 8 election. Jeffrey Schli...

District’s future in VTS program to be discussed

March 27, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor A Mehlville Board of Education member has asked the board to consider a proposal for the district to withdraw from the Voluntary Transfer Student program. Secretary David Gralike last week requested that a proposal to withdraw from the voluntary transfer program...

Building trades official urges Crestwood

March 27, 2003

Building trades official urges Crestwood board to nix Mills' plan for Hillside Village site Criticizes developer, potential use of tax tools By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor A Building and Construction Trades Council official recently implored the Crestwood Board of Aldermen to reject a redevelopment...

Crestwood candidates

March 27, 2003

Crestwood Ward 2 candidates say voters have a clear choice By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor The two candidates seeking the Ward 2 Crestwood Board of Al-dermen seat say voters have a clear choice in the April 8 election. Jeffrey Schlink, who is challenging incumbent Alderman Tim Tru...

Proposition P window, door work halts; legal battle looms

March 6, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor Window and door replacement work being performed at four Mehlville School District buildings as part of the Proposition P districtwide building improvement program has been halted as a legal battle over the project looms in U.S. District Court in St. Louis. Work...

General fund ‘depleted,’ Crestwood mayor states

March 6, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor While Crestwood's capital improvements fund and parks and stormwater fund are in sound condition, the city's general fund is "depleted,'' Mayor Jim Robertson writes in his first State of the City Address. Robertson, a former Ward 3 alderman who was elected mayo...

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