Tag: Mayor Harold Sanger

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 […]

City of Clayton helps kickoff the St. Louis Cardinals 2018 season

Clayton officially started seeing red on Wednesday as the city hosted a kickoff event for the St. Louis Cardinals home opener. The city held a free lunch event at Clayton City Hall and the Clayton Fire House, which included Cardinals giveaways, music, and a photo booth with baseball props. Additionally, there were multiple raffle prizes for the steady stream of more than 500 people to win game tickets,  jerseys, hats and other prizes. Kristin Bryant, […]

Clayton city officials thank Public Works superintendent for 44 years of service

Although Gary Scheipeter, superintendent of the Clayton Public Works Department, won’t retire for another week, he got a chance to say goodbye to the city Tuesday night when Mayor Harold Sanger and other city officials recognized him at the Board of Aldermen meeting. Scheipeter received a proclamation for faithfully serving the residents, property owners and visitors of the city for 44 years. Mayor Harold Sanger declared April 6, 2018 Gary Scheipeter Day in the city of Clayton. […]

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 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 […]

Clayton delays appeal opposing plan for 22-story luxury apartment

In a somewhat surprising turn of events, Clayton’s Board of Aldermen on Tuesday night tabled 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. At the Jan. 9 Board of Aldermen meeting the Board approved a rezoning from High Density Commercial (HDC) to Planned Unit Development (PUD) to allow a mixed use, commercial and multi-family residential development […]

Clayton opts out of 4-city plan to consolidate fire department oversight for now

The city of Clayton has opted out of a group of St. Louis suburbs working to consolidate oversight of their fire protection services. For the last several years, city leaders have been in talks about a proposal to establish a unified command  — the East Central Fire Command — to oversee fire responses and prevention in Clayton, Maplewood, Richmond Heights and Brentwood, but that pan will have to go on without the city that had been a […]

Plan for 22-story luxury apartment tower clears rezoning hurdle in Clayton

  Clayton’s Board of Aldermen approved on Tuesday the rezoning for a luxury apartment at its first formal meeting of 2018. The board signed off on selling a city-owned parking lot on Dec. 19, and cleared yet another hurdle for the project with Tuesday’s vote, paving the way for a new 22-story luxury apartment to be called Shaw Park Apartments at the corner of Forsyth and Brentwood Blvds in downtown Clayton. The board voted unanimously […]

A new Italian restaurant opens its doors in DeMun

A new restaurant founded by a popular St. Louis chef has recently opened up its doors in the DeMun neighborhood in Clayton. Louie, at 706 DeMun Ave., was opened up by local Chef Matt McGuire, with his restaurant focusing on a minimalist decor and an Italian-inspired menu. The restaurant officially opened for business on on Dec. 5. The 2,800 square foot restaurant seats fewer than 80, with the decor featuring polished marble walls, varnished wooden […]

Clayton Board of Aldermen approve parking lot sale, paving way for 22-story upscale apartment

Clayton’s Board of Aldermen signed off on selling a city-owned parking lot Monday night, paving the way for a new 22-story luxury apartment at the corner of Forsyth and Brentwood Blvds in downtown Clayton. The $1.1 million sale of the lot, which city officials said is currently underutilized, and the purchase and development agreement was approved unanimously by the board with Alderman Mark Winings absent. Flaherty & Collins Properties, an Indianapolis-based multifamily developer, is behind […]