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Mehlville approves contracts for new Oakville Elementary

June 12, 2003

At the May 12 meeting, South Area Superintendent Tim Ricker and Randy Charles, assistant superintendent for finance and the district's chief financial officer, asked the board to delay consideration of the bids for the new Oakville Elementary School, citing concerns about the cost. "... Really what...

Ex-councilman exploited issue of children’’s safety

June 12, 2003

It's certainly no secret that we didn't agree very often with Oakville Democrat Jeff Wagener during the four years he "represented'' south county on the County Council. It's also no secret that Mr. Wagener didn't accomplish much during the four years he "served'' south county residents. Th...

Projected $1,155 ’’04 budget surplus worries Ward 1 Crestwood alderman

June 5, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor Crestwood Ward 1 Alderman Richard LaBore recently voiced concerns about the projected ending fund balance of the fiscal 2004 operating budget being recommended by City Administrator Don Greer. Greer's recommended fiscal 2004 operating budget projects net expen...

Public hearing set June 19 on proposed transfer station

June 5, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor A public hearing on Fred Weber Inc.'s application to construct and operate a solid-waste transfer station in Oakville will be conducted next month by the St. Louis County Department of Health. The public hearing will take place at 7 p.m. Thurs-day, June 19, in...

Board to discuss what comes after Prop P is completed

June 5, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor What comes after the Mehlville School District's Proposition P districtwide building improvement program is com-pleted in 2005 is one of the topics the Board of Education will discuss during a two-day retreat this week. The retreat is scheduled to take place...

Action delayed on bids for Oakville Elementary

May 29, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor On the recommendation of administrators, the Mehlville Board of Education recently delayed consideration of bids totaling nearly $4.85 million for the construction of a new Oakville Elementary School. South Area Superintendent Tim Ricker and Randy Charles, assistant...

Mehlville board eyes bids for Oakville Elementary School

May 27, 2003

Bids totaling nearly $4.85 million for the construction of a new Oakville Elementary School were scheduled to be considered earlier this week by the Mehlville Board of Education. The Board of Education was scheduled to meet Monday night — after the Call went to press. The new Oakville Elementary...

Crestwood panel discusses capital, parks funds for upcoming fiscal year

May 15, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor Preliminary fiscal 2004 budgets for the capital improvements fund and the parks and stormwater fund recently were discussed by the Crestwood Ways and Means Committee. City Administrator Don Greer outlined projected revenues and expenditures for the two funds...

President hopes to establish specific goals for Mehlville

May 15, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor Mehlville Board of Education President Cindy Christopher hopes to establish some specific goals for the school board during an upcoming retreat. The Board of Education will conduct its annual retreat Friday, May 30, and Saturday, May 31, at a location ye...

Mehlville school board eyes final OK of ’’03-‘’04 budget June 23

May 15, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor Final approval of a budget for the 2003-2004 school year that tentatively projects expenditures of $94.8 million with anticipated revenue of $91.2 million will be considered Monday, June 23, by the Mehlville Board of Education. The Board of Education last week...

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