St. Louis County

Missouri News: Governor Parson Appoints Associate Circuit Judge John N. Borbonus III as Circuit Judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit, St. Louis County

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced the appointment of Associate Circuit Judge John N. Borbonus III, as circuit judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit in St. Louis County, to take effect September 21, 2018.  He will fill the vacancy upon the September 20, 2018, retirement of Judge Douglas R. Beach.  Judge Borbonus … Continue reading Missouri News: Governor Parson Appoints Associate Circuit Judge John N. Borbonus III as Circuit Judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit, St. Louis County

Missouri News: New Law Changes Missouri Marriage Law, Age Requirements

Missouri Changes the Missouri Marriage Law age requirements ST LOUIS, MO – On Tuesday, August 28, 2018, a new law will go into effect, which changes the age requirements for obtaining a marriage license in Missouri: Marriage license applicants under the age of 18 require parental consent before a marriage license will be issued. The minimum age … Continue reading Missouri News: New Law Changes Missouri Marriage Law, Age Requirements

St Louis Missouri News: Charges Issued on Robin Holland, Abigail Miller in Shrewsbury Homicide

ST LOUIS, MO – On Tuesday, July 17, 2018, the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office issued charges on suspect Robin Holland, 28 years of age, of the 16400 block of 255th Avenue in Spirit Lake, Iowa 51360, for one count of Murder in the Second Degree, one count of Armed Criminal Action, Tampering with … Continue reading St Louis Missouri News: Charges Issued on Robin Holland, Abigail Miller in Shrewsbury Homicide

St Louis News: St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger Names First-Ever Chief Diversity Officer, Jack L. Thomas, Jr.

ST LOUIS, MO – St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger has selected Jack L. Thomas, Jr. as the first ever Chief Diversity Officer for County government.  Thomas has more than 30 years of experience strengthening inclusion of minority- and woman-owned business enterprises (MWBE) in public contracting.  Most of his career has been spent in the … Continue reading St Louis News: St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger Names First-Ever Chief Diversity Officer, Jack L. Thomas, Jr.

Missouri News: St. Louis County Executive, Steve Stenger Issues “Ban the Box” Executive Order

ST LOUIS, MO – St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger has signed an executive order removing questions about a job candidate’s criminal history from initial applications for employment within County government. The order to “Ban the Box” on County job applications will delay questions related to an individual’s criminal history until later in the hiring … Continue reading Missouri News: St. Louis County Executive, Steve Stenger Issues “Ban the Box” Executive Order

Missouri News: New Customer Rates for Missouri American Water Approved by MoPSC

ST. LOUIS, MO – The Missouri Public Service Commission (MoPSC) today approved new water and sewer rates for Missouri American Water customers to take effect May 28, 2018. Customers in St. Louis County using 15,000 gallons per quarter will see a new quarterly bill of $98.72 plus taxes and fees.  This is a 16.9 percent increase, or … Continue reading Missouri News: New Customer Rates for Missouri American Water Approved by MoPSC

APNewsBreak: Ferguson leaders wonder if monitor worth cost

FERGUSON, Mo./November 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Ferguson, Missouri, has paid nearly a half-million dollars to the monitor team overseeing its police and court reforms, but city leaders question what they’ve gotten for their money, especially after the departure of the original lead monitor. Washington attorney Clark Kent Ervin resigned in September after serving a little … Continue reading APNewsBreak: Ferguson leaders wonder if monitor worth cost