Tag: Construction

Construction underway at St. Jude Dream Home in O’Fallon

A new home being constructed in the O’Fallon neighborhood of Legends Pointe will stand out from all the rest this year. The 2018 St. Jude Dream home, which will benefit the Memphis children’s research hospital, will donate the house to one lucky family while benefiting children with life-threatening illnesses. The house had it’s framing constructed in O’Fallon on Saturday by volunteers from the St. Louis-Kansas City Carpenters Regional Council. Paul Higgins, a representative from the […]

STL County Council will hear legislation that seeks to update county’s FDA food regulations

Legislation that would update the St. Louis County Department of Public Health’s FDA model food code will be heard at Tuesday’s St. Louis County Council meeting.  The legislation, which is sponsored by Councilman Sam Page, would accept and appropriate a grant for $20,000 from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for completion of a New Food Code Implementation Project to efficiently manage the environmental health programs of regulated facilities by adopting the most […]

St. Louis-based construction company completes 50th store in five years for fashion boutique Altar’d State

A St. Louis-based construction company has completed construction on its 50th store they’ve built for a fashion boutique chain in five years. Knoebel Construction announced that the 50th Altar’d State boutique store has finished in Lone Tree, Colo. The construction company has worked with the retail chain since its inception in 2012 and has assisted construction for their retail stores across 26 states in the country. According to Knoebel Construction, the building of these unique […]

County Executive to hold open house regarding Jamestown Mall

St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger is inviting anyone interested to attend an open house regarding the future of the Jamestown Mall site. The event which will be hosted at Christian Hospital’s Northeast Campus on Monday, Nov. 27, at 4:30 to 7:30 will allow residents and stakeholders to get the latest development news on the project and share their opinions. “Since I came into office in 2015, returning this property to productive use has been […]

New bank in downtown Clayton begins construction

The City of Clayton will have a new bank coming to its streets early next year. Midwest Regional Bank has started construction of their Clayton Banking Center this week at 135 N. Meramec Ave in the heart of Clayton. According to Midwest Regional Bank, the new branch will be part of the bank’s effort to expand into mid-county and will serve both retail and commercial customers. The new location will also offer a WiFi cafe […]

Improvements to roadways may be coming to St. Louis County’s 5th District

At the St. Louis County Council meeting on Tuesday, Councilman Pat Dolan introduced three bills that seek to improve roadways within the area. Dolan, who represents the 5th District, which includes Clayton, introduced a bill that seeks to provide professional engineering and land surveying services to various improvements to Hanley Road from Dale to Manchester. The engineering contract for the roadways would be with Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company Inc. in an amount that wouldn’t […]

Clayton road improvements on the schedule for St. Louis County Council meeting

The St. Louis County Council on Tuesday is scheduled to hear legislation that seeks to upgrade a popular road in Clayton. Councilman Pat Dolan, who represents the 5th district, which includes Clayton, will request a bill that would seek a contract with Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company, Inc. for $255,000 to improve Hanley Road from Dale to Manchester. The improvements would include professional engineering and land surveying services for the design and various improvements to […]

St. Louis County Council member requests a bill to halt construction related activity at Creve Coeur Park

St. Louis County Councilman Sam Page requested legislation at the council meeting Tuesday which would halt construction and grading activity at Creve Coeur Park. Controversy arose when visitors to the park said trees were being removed for the preparation of four new ice rinks that would be built within the park. During last week’s St. Louis County Council meeting, dozens of protestors lined the street in front of the County Government building to voice their […]

Construction is Underway on New Cortex MetroLink Station

Construction is underway on the first new MetroLink station to be added to the bi-state region’s light rail system in more than a decade. The Cortex MetroLink Station will be built in the central corridor of St. Louis, Missouri, on the current MetroLink alignment between the Central West End and Grand MetroLink Stations. Two local firms, L. Keeley Construction and Wissehr Electrical Contractors, were awarded the first contracts for the project. L. Keeley Construction will […]

Construction of an all-private room patient tower and new cancer center at Mercy Hospital Jefferson opens in December

Construction of the all-private room patient tower and new cancer center at Mercy Hospital Jefferson continue to make good progress with both new buildings expected to open in December. The latest landmark achievement in the 30-month construction project is this month’s completion of the Mother/Baby Unit on the third floor of the existing hospital. Finished in four phases the unit renovation is now complete with all new labor and delivery suites, remodeled post partum rooms […]