Tag: Sam Page

Mizzou may provide data research for STL County’s drug monitoring program

County Executive Steve Stenger on Tuesday is recommending that the St. Louis County Council introduce a bill that would allow the county to enter into a contract with the University of Missouri to carry out grant activities related to the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP). The legislation which Stenger is recommending comes from Dr. Faisal Khan, the director of the St. Louis County Department of Health, which would allow the county to enter into a […]

The Magic House to expand tourism reach with county funds

The St. Louis County Council on Tuesday passed a bill that would appropriate funds to The Magic House to help boost its tourism outreach. The bill, which passed 4-1, would appropriate $100,000 from the unappropriated balance of the Convention and Recreation Trust Fund to The Magic House for marketing purposes. Specifically, the revenue would be used for a television campaign that would run throughout the Midwest, as well as digital advertisements that would geo-target specific zip codes and […]

County Council slows down county business

CLAYTON, Mo – The St. Louis County Council has seen a divide amongst themselves on issues such as who should serve as County Auditor, and a host of issues with the County Executive currently over repairing bridges that have finally boiled over into a calculated slow down of county business.   County Executive Steve Stenger fired back at the effort to withhold county improvement projects telling the Clayton Times, “When I was on the county […]