Tag: Protect Clayton Neighborhoods

Clayton Board of Aldermen reject appeal opposing Centene’s Maryland School plans

Plans for Centene Corporation’s redevelopment of the Maryland School property will move forward despite pushback from concerned neighbors. The Clayton Board of Aldermen Tuesday night rejected an appeal from Protect Clayton Neighborhoods, a watchdog group trying to reinstate the Clayton Plan Commission’s original recommendation that Centene provide the public access to the greenspace on their proposed daycare and corporate education facility at 7501 Maryland Ave. during non-business hours, and for the plans to be in compliance […]

Clayton Board of Aldermen to consider Protect Clayton Neighborhoods appeal once again

For the third time in the last two months, Clayton’s Board of Aldermen will consider an appeal from a neighborhood group looking to stop Centene Corporation’s redevelopment plans of the Maryland School property Tuesday night. Centene, the nation’s largest healthcare provider, agreed in July to buy the building from the School District of Clayton with plans to use it to house its employees development program and offer an early childhood center for employees’ children. A […]

Protect Clayton Neighborhoods residents voice concern over Centene’s Maryland School plans

The Clayton Board of Aldermen heard from multiple speakers at Tuesday night’s meeting regarding their issues with Centene’s proposed plan of the Maryland School property. Residents who live near the property at 7510 Maryland Avenue have been trying to reinstate the Clayton Planning Commission’s original recommendation that Centene provide the public access to the greenspace on the property during non-business hours and for the plans to be in compliance with zoning laws. Protect Clayton Neighborhoods’ […]

Clayton Board of Aldermen delay Protect Clayton Neighborhoods’ appeal opposing Centene’s Maryland School plans

For the second time this month, Clayton’s Board of Aldermen tabled an appeal from a neighborhood group looking to stop Centene Corporation’s plans to redevelop the vacant former Maryland School. Protect Clayton Neighborhoods, a group of concerned citizens represented by about 25 residences, argued its appeal of the nation’s largest healthcare provider’s proposed daycare and employment education facility at 7510 Maryland Avenue, providing evidence that the neighborhood is adversely affected in three different ways. According […]

Clayton Board of Aldermen to hear Protect Clayton Neighborhood’s appeal of Centene’s Maryland School redevelopment plans

Clayton’s Board of Aldermen will hear an appeal from a neighborhood group looking to stop Centene Corporation’s redevelopment plans of the Maryland School property Tuesday night. Centene, the nation’s largest healthcare provider, agreed in July to buy the building from the School District of Clayton with plans to use it to house its employees development program and offer an early childhood center for employees’ children. A conditional use permit was granted to Centene at the […]

Clayton homeowners launch campaign to reverse Board of Aldermen zoning change

The Clayton Board of Aldermen, at least a majority of the body, may be fine with a health insurance firm using a parcel of land on Maryland Avenue for child care and corporate education. Many living in the neighborhood, though, aren’t quite as happy, and a simmering controversy over the company not allowing the public to use the green space on the land during non-business hours is on the verge of escalating. “I think it’s […]

Smoothie King gets approval to open first store in Clayton

Construction is set to begin on a new restaurant in Clayton. The City of Clayton Board of Aldermen approved unanimously Tuesday a conditional use permit that will allow Smoothie King to open its first Clayton location at 25 N. Central Avenue. The 1,380 square-foot building is set to open in mid-to-late January. Smoothie King will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday, Saturday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday […]