Tag: County Executive Steve Stenger

St. Louis County plans to feed 2,500 students a day with Summer Food Program

With several partnering agencies and a need to help nourish the youth of the region this summer, the St. Louis County Human Services Department is kicking off its Summer Food Program, providing breakfast and lunch to students. The St. Louis County Human Services Department will partner with churches, day camps and community centers and plans to provide 2,500 meals per day free of charge for anyone 18 and under. The program kicked off Saturday and […]

St. Louis County Police Association and fire union endorse County Executive Steve Stenger

The St. Louis County Police Association and Firefighters Local 2665 announced Thursday that they’re endorsing St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger for his bid for reelection. Stenger was joined by Officer David Machens and Matt Crecelius of the St. Louis County Police Association and Corey Hogan of Firefighters Local 2665 at the Cheshire Inn with both public safety associations endorsing the county executive. Matt Crecelius, business manager for the St. Louis County Police Association, praised Stenger’s […]

RELEASE: St. Louis County Police Association & Firefighters Local 2665 to Endorse County Executive Steve Stenger for Re-Election

County Executive Steve Stenger will be joined by Officer David Machens and Matt Crecelius of the St. Louis County Police Association and Corey Hogan of Firefighters Local 2665 on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 10am to announce their endorsement of County Executive Stenger. “I’m honored to have the support of the fire responders representing St. Louis County,” said Stenger.  “We are all working together to make St. Louis County safer.” Firefighters Local 2665 represent St. Louis […]

RELEASE: Children’s Service Fund director to depart, Interim announced

Connie Cunningham, the executive director of the St. Louis County Children’s Service Fund, announced today that she will leave the position at the end of the month to pursue other interests. “I am grateful for having had the opportunity to serve the residents and particularly the children of St. Louis County,” Cunningham said. “And I am proud that the St. Louis County Children’sService Fund is in solid financial shape and will be in the hands […]

St. Louis County Children’s Service Fund director announces departure

The executive director of the St. Louis County Children’s Service Fund (CSF) announced on Wednesday that she will leave her post at the end of April to pursue other career interests. Connie Cunningham, the executive director, who had previously headed the Missouri Family Health Council before working for the county, said she was proud to serve the region and is confident that CSF will be in safe hands after her departure. “I am grateful for having […]

STL County Council honors historic Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

Amongst a sea of red, the St. Louis County Council passed a resolution on Tuesday that honored the St. Louis members of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority during their annual visit to the County Council. The resolution was sponsored by every member of the County Council, along with County Executive Steve Stenger. The Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. was founded on Jan. 13 1913 by 22 collegiate women on the campus of Howard University and […]

Krewson, Stenger ask governor to fill long vacated Bi-State Development Board seat

St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson and St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger sent a letter to Governor Eric Greitens on Wednesday requesting that he fill a long vacant position on the Bi-State Development Agency board. Krewson and Stenger originally requested the governor to fill the seat back in August and submitted potential nominees to fill one Missouri vacancy and to replace four Missouri members on the Bi-State Development Agency board whose terms have expired. The main […]

RELEASE: Innovative new resources available for North St. Louis County residents

Clayton, MO., April 5, 2018—Family and Workforce Centers of America (FWCA) this week begins operation of a neighborhood resource center designed to strengthen families at its new North County location, 26 North Oaks Plaza in Northwoods. A variety of social and workforces services for St. Louis County residents will be available at the site. “FWCA is a long-time partner of St. Louis County in providing workforce development and social services,” said St. Louis County Executive […]

St. Louis County Issues request for proposal for Police Body Cameras

St. Louis County on Wednesday announced that it issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to equip the county’s police officers and patrol cars with cameras with the funds allocated from Proposition P. Proposition P is a half-cent sales tax that’s expected to generate $80 million a year for public safety. It was passed in April 2017 with sixty-three percent of St. Louis County voters voting in favor of the tax. “The goal of the camera […]

County Executive Steve Stenger signs executive order adding acreage to Creve Coeur Lake Park

St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger has issued and signed an executive order on Monday adding approximately 25 acres to Creve Coeur Lake Park. The land was the former home of the Lakeside Center, a residential youth treatment program that closed its doors in 2016. According to the county executive’s office, Stenger had indicated in 2016 that one possible future use of the land would be to add it to Creve Coeur Lake Park. “It’s […]