Day: February 2, 2018

EPA opts for partial excavation of the West Lake Landfill

By Alisha Shurr, Missouri Times In a decision that was decades in the making, the Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursdays that it plans to partial excavation of the West Lake Landfill Superfund Site in Bridgeton. “The people of the St. Louis region deserve clarity and answers with respect to the remediation of the West Lake Landfill,” said EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt. “I promised them an answer, and today I am making good on that commitment. […]

Clayton to send off Shaw Park Ice Rink in style this weekend

It’s the end of an era in Clayton as the community said goodbye to a place that’s been bringing them joy for generations. Thousands gathered Friday at Shaw Park Ice Rink to help send of the rink in style. The celebration to make a few more memories at the 55-year-old complex will continue through Sunday with snacks, games, giveaways and free skate rental to commemorate the final season of the Shaw Park Ice Rink. Hot chocolate and […]

RELEASE: Jackson Tree Service announces headquarters relocation to Maryland Heights to accommodate expansion

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Jackson Tree Service, a company long relied upon by St. Louis area homeowners for top quality tree removal and trimming, has announced it has moved into new headquarters at 11388 Dorsett Road, Maryland Heights, MO 63043. “As our family has expanded, so has our business so we are moving to gain more space. This larger space allows us to invest in the community we’ve served for almost sixty years and will make us […]

RELEASE: Monsanto launches website with details on mandatory dicamba training sessions

Ahead of the 2018 growing season, Monsanto is providing hundreds of free, in-person training sessions to help reinforce proper use of low-volatility dicamba formulations to control weeds in the Roundup Ready® Xtend Crop System. Under the new federal Restricted Use Pesticide label, training is mandatory for all applicators prior to using low-volatility dicamba formulations, including XtendiMax® Herbicide with VaporGrip® Technology. XtendiMax® Herbicide with VaporGrip® Technology has been approved for in-crop use as part of the […]

RELEASE: Metro to offer special shuttle service to Soulard Mardi Gras

Metro is offering special shuttle service to the Soulard Mardi Gras, making it easy for families, parade-goers and revelers to enjoy all of the fun and festivities safely and conveniently. Metro will operate special Mardi Gras shuttle buses from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday, February 10, between the Civic Center Transit Center in downtown St. Louis and the Mardi Gras venue in Soulard. Round-trip passes for the Mardi Gras Shuttles are $6. No […]