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PHOTOS: Gas station and travel plaza/truck stop proposed on site next to JB Bridge and Mississippi River

PHOTOS: Gas station and travel plaza/truck stop proposed on site next to JB Bridge and Mississippi River

July 27, 2020

The St. Louis County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing 7 p.m. Monday, July 27, to hear a proposal for a gas station and travel plaza/truck stop development on vacant land directly next to the Jefferson Barracks Bridge along Interstate 255 and the Mississippi River. See a gallery of the ...

Gas station proposed next to the JB Bridge

Plans for the new gas station, above, show the site directly next to the JB Bridge crossing into Missouri from Illinois.

By Gloria Lloyd, News Editor

July 23, 2020

A gas station and travel plaza/truck stop could be coming to vacant land directly next to the Jefferson Barracks Bridge along Interstate 255 and the Mississippi River. Residents can attend a videoconferenced public hearing on the development held by the St. Louis County Planning Commission at 7 p.m. M...

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...

Storage facility proposed again at Ringer and Lemay Ferry

Storage facility proposed again at Ringer and Lemay Ferry

November 13, 2019

A storage facility proposed for Oakville is back after residents opposed it in 2017, under a rezoning plan that will be heard by the St. Louis County Planning Commission next week. The planning panel will meet for the hearing at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, in the County Council Chambers at the Administration ...

Public hearings set for first St. Louis County medical marijuana dispensaries, Delmar Gardens expansion

Public hearings set for first St. Louis County medical marijuana dispensaries, Delmar Gardens expansion

October 11, 2019

The St. Louis County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing next week on its first requests for medical marijuana dispensaries, along with changing county sign regulations, a Cafe Telegraph parking expansion and expanding the Delmar Gardens facility in Fenton. The planning panel will meet for th...

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...

Hearings set on diesel facility, cemetery; cell tower withdrawn

Hearings set on diesel facility, cemetery; cell tower withdrawn

August 14, 2019

Web exclusive update: After The Call went to press, the St. Louis County Council on Tuesday accepted the county Planning Commission's recommendation of "withdrawal without prejudice" for the Eco-Site cell tower proposed for Tesshire Drive, which means the developers could come back for the project at ...

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