Tag: Clayton Board of Aldermen

Wellbridge, Drunken Bean coffee shop seek go-ahead from Clayton board

Two companies will seek conditional use permits before the Clayton Board of Aldermen Tuesday night. According to the board’s agenda, city officials will consider granting those permits to the Wellbridge Athletic Club & Spa and the Drunken Bean coffee shop during its regularly scheduled meeting beginning at 7 p.m. According to new applications filed with the city of Clayton in April, Wellbridge plans to move from its current location at 7620 Forsyth Blvd., into a […]

Clayton Board of Aldermen to hear legislation to enhance safety in city and amend ordinances

The Clayton Board of Aldermen is set to consider a number of pieces of legislation that would enhance safety in the city and amend a few ordinances already in place. In their regularly scheduled bi-weekly meeting Tuesday, the board will consider approving a contract with St. Louis County due to the transition and implementation of the Next Generation 9-1-1 Service. In 1979, St. Louis County entered into cooperative contracts with various governmental entities participating in […]

Clayton Board of Aldermen swears in new member, says goodbye to longtime alderman

PHOTO: Newly elected Clayton Alderwoman Bridget McAndrew, right, is sworn in by Clayton City Clerk June Frazier Tuesday night at Clayton City Hall.  The Clayton Board of Aldermen said goodbye to one longtime member and welcomed a new one Tuesday night. In a regular yet much more ceremonial meeting, the board certified the April 3 municipal election results and swore in its newest member, Bridget McAndrew. McAndrew, a local attorney, took the open seat in […]

Clayton Board of Aldermen to certify election results, swear in new members

The Clayton Board of Aldermen will meet in regular session Tuesday night, saying goodbye to one longtime board member and welcoming a new one. The board is set to certify the April 3 municipal election results and swear in its new members beginning at 7 p.m. at city hall. Local attorney Bridget McAndrew took the open seat in Clayton’s Ward 3. Her second attempt to serve on the Clayton Board of Alderman bore fruit, as […]

Election results: Boulton, McAndrew win BOA races, Wilson displaces incumbent on school board

Voters took to the polls Tuesday in Clayton despite a warm afternoon that turned cold, windy and wet. Local attorney Bridget McAndrew took the open seat in Clayton’s Ward 3. Her second attempt to serve on the Clayton Board of Alderman bore fruit, as she beat out Dr. Andrew Galakatos after losing by just 21 votes three years ago. McAdrew won rather easily this time around, taking 538 votes to Galakatos’ 302. Incumbent Alderman Alex Berger […]

Clayton Board of Aldermen to vote on contract for new software, easement for electrical service at Shaw Park

Members of the Clayton Board of Aldermen on Tuesday will consider approving a contract for new financial management and human resources software as well as an easement to be granted to Ameren Missouri, according to the agenda. The Clayton Finance Department recently issued a Request for Proposals for an enterprise-wide financial management and Human Resources/Payroll system. The request also required responses to many technical questions including financial management, purchasing, bids & contract management, business & […]

Two new candidates emerge in Clayton’s open Ward 3 Aldermanic race

By this time next month, Clayton residents will see at least one fresh face on the Board of Aldermen, with one of its six current members not seeking re-election. With a little over three weeks to go before Clayton’s municipal elections on April 3, and one open seat up for grabs in Ward 3, here’s a look at who’s running and what they’re promising. Clayton’s Ward 3 (Downtown district: includes Maryland Ave., Brentwood & Forsyth Blvds. and […]

Clayton developer loses challenge opposing luxury apartment plans

The Clayton Board of Aldermen voted Tuesday night to deny an appeal by a local developer looking to stop the rezoning and subsequent building of a luxury apartment on a city-owned parking lot at 8049 Forsyth Boulevard. The Clayton Board of Aldermen approved a rezoning from High Density Commercial (HDC) to Planned Unit Development to allow a mixed use, commercial and multi-family residential development project to be built by Flaherty & Collins Properties, which bought […]

Clayton Board of Aldermen pass resolution urging Missouri legislators to prevent gun violence

Renewed calls for tighter gun regulations are being made nationwide and in Missouri since the Florida school shooting. Nearly two weeks after 17 people were killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas massacre in Parkland, Florida, the city of Clayton made its own call to lawmakers in Jefferson City. At the Board of Aldermen meeting Tuesday night, Clayton passed a resolution urging Missouri state legislators to adopt laws to prevent gun violence and promote safe schools. In […]

Clayton to consider appeal opposing Flaherty & Collins’ luxury apartment plans

Clayton’s Board of Aldermen will again consider an appeal from a local developer looking to stop the rezoning and subsequent building of a luxury apartment on a city-owned parking lot at 8049 Forsyth Boulevard. The Clayton Board of Aldermen approved a rezoning from High Density Commercial (HDC) to Planned Unit Development to allow a mixed use, commercial and multi-family residential development project to be built by Flaherty & Collins Properties, which bought the property from […]