Tag: Creve Coeur Lake Memorial Park

Proposed St. Louis Blues practice facility changing location

After a hard-fought battle, the St. Louis Legacy Ice Foundation will now build the St. Louis Blues practice facility in the Maryland Park Lake District. Originally, the group wanted to build the $75 million facility at 13777 and 13750 Marine Ave. in Creve Coeur Lake Memorial Park but after hundreds of protestors loudly voiced their concerns about the practice arena, and blockage from the National Park Service — the four-rink facility will find home nearby. […]

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 […]

Some St. Louis County Council members defend County Auditor at council meeting

The debate regarding the employment of the St. Louis County Auditor was the source of contention at Tuesday’s St. Louis County Council Meeting. In a letter, St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger recommended the County Council remove County Auditor Mark Tucker. According to Stenger, Tucker faces a federal income tax lien of $91,496 and has been in place since 2011. “We call upon our residents to pay their taxes,” Stenger said. “It is appalling that […]

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 […]

Construction and grading activity still continues on at Creve Coeur Park for new ice rinks

Legislation was requested at the St. Louis County Council meeting Tuesday that would halt construction at Creve Coeur Park but some say the council might not be acting fast enough. 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. Mitch Leachman, a member of the Creve Coeur Park Coalition, said even though the council requested legislation that would investigate […]