Tag: Councilwoman Colleen Wasinger

St. Louis County Councilwoman’s resolution clarifies use of potential Saint Louis Zoo sales tax

A new resolution that hopes to clarify the newly passed legislation that asks St. Louis County residents on this year’s ballot whether or not they support a one-eighth of 1 percent sales tax will be introduced at the St. Louis County Council meeting on Tuesday. The original legislation that was passed at last week’s meeting would call for the holding of a election on Nov. 6 in St. Louis County to ask voters if they would approve […]

More talks about road improvements and ice facilities on the agenda for the St. Louis County Council

The St. Louis County Council on Tuesday is scheduled to discuss legislation that seeks to upgrade a popular road in Clayton and the potential construction of an ice rink in Creve Coeur Memorial Park. The bill from Councilman Pat Dolan, who represents the 5th District, which includes Clayton, 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 […]

David Wasinger to announce his run for state auditor

One more name has been added to the state’s auditor position. On Thursday, KMOX broke the news that St. Louis attorney David Wasinger would announce his run to seek the Republican nomination for the state auditor position. Wasinger, originally from Hannibal, is a certified public accountant and has had previously been rumored to show interest in running for U.S. Senate seat held by Sen. Claire McCaskill. The American Lawyer magazine recognized Wasinger as National Litigator […]

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 […]

Sparks fly at St. Louis County Council meeting regarding new ice rink in Creve Coeur Park

Tensions were set to a boil during Tuesday’s St. Louis County Council meeting regarding the construction of a controversial ice facility within Creve Coeur Park. Earlier this month, 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. The opponents of the ice rinks say the facilities would hurt the local wildlife, and take away from the natural […]