Tag: weather

St. Louis County warming shelters provide safety in bitter winter

St. Louis County officials remind those in need that the county’s warming shelters are open to anyone who needs access to a warm place to stay during the bitter cold winter months. St. Vincent Community Center at 7335 St. Charles Rock Road in North County is open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and the Affton White-Rodgers Community Center at 9801 Mackenzie Rd. in South County is open from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. In […]

Ameren sends second wave of workers to assist Hurricane Irma recovery efforts

Company makes $25,000 donation to aid relief efforts in Florida ST. LOUIS, Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — With an additional wave of Ameren employees headed to Florida, Ameren now has approximately 1,000 employees and contractors assisting in the restoration and rebuilding efforts in response to Hurricane Irma. The company also announced today an additional $25,000 donation to aid Red Cross relief efforts in Florida, following a similar donation last week for Texas after Hurricane Harvey. […]

Ameren responds to request for assistance in anticipation of Hurricane Irma’s landfall

Company releasing 500 employees and contractors to assist Florida ST. LOUIS, Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Ameren joined energy companies from across the Midwest this week on mutual assistance calls administered by Edison Electric Institute (EEI). This comes at the request of Duke Energy as they prepare for widespread damage and power outages and the state of Florida braces for Hurricane Irma’s landfall. Ameren has released approximately 500 workers ranging from linemen, tree trimmers and substation electricians […]