North County

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Ferguson Offering Warrant Amnesty Program thru October 15

The Ferguson Municipal Court initiated a program on Sept. 9 intended to help non-violent offenders clear their arrest warrants. Thru Oct. 15, residents can get their warrants for minor traffic violations recalled without bond charges. As of Monday, Sept.  63 warrants have been recalled, Stephanie Karr, municipal attorney for the City of Ferguson, told the St. Louis … Continue reading

St. Louis Community College hosting open house for No Fee Job Training on Oct. 4

In conjunction with National Manufacturing Day, St. Louis Community College (SLCC) will host an open house and provide information on a no fee job training program. The open house will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., on Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Center for Workforce Innovation, located at 3344 Pershall Rd., Ferguson, MO. … Continue reading

Relief is Available for Small Businesses Impacted by looting, unrest in Ferguson

Some of the people most impacted by the crisis in Ferguson have been the small business operators in the municipality and in surrounding municipalities. Many of these businesses operate week-to-week, month-to-month on limited cash flow, and the last few weeks have been a significant burden to many of them. But, St. Louis County residents and … Continue reading

RBC Helps Small Businesses in and near Ferguson with Reinvest North County Fund

  The St. Louis Regional Business Council (RBC) is responding to the needs of small business owners and families in wake of the Mike Brown shooting and looting aftermath in the City of Ferguson and surrounding communities including Dellwood. The RBC has created the Reinvest North County Fund, which seeks to provide immediate relief to … Continue reading

New North County Aquatic Center Open Labor Day Weekend

North County Recreation Complex’s newest addition is open. Welcome the North County Aquatic Center!   The brand new aquatic center will be open for Labor Day weekend.   The outdoor pool features a lazy river, multiple slides, a water basketball court, zero-depth entry, play structures for kids and toddlers, a diving board and lap lanes. St. … Continue reading

St. Louis County to host Jamestown Mall redevelopment update and community meeting on July 21

The public is invited to attend an important update and community meeting on Jamestown Mall July 21, 2014.  The meeting will be held at the North County Recreation Complex, located at 2577 Redman Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63136 from 6-8 p.m. Your input will be invaluable as St. Louis County moves through this process.   … Continue reading

County Executive Dooley Applauds New Girls Inc. Facility as an Asset in St. Louis County Extended Education

Girls Inc. of St. Louis recently unveiled its renovated St. Louis County facility aimed at expanding education opportunities for girls ages 5 to 17. Girls Inc provides summer and after-school education enrichment in subjects ranging from art to STEM (science, engineering and math). The building features a computer and science labs, a community garden, dance … Continue reading

Join St. Louis County in Creating Strong Communities on May 29

The time is now to help spark change in your community so meet us on Thursday, May 29, from 1 p.m to 4 p.m. at The MET Center, located at 6347 Plymouth Ave., in Wellston for a panel on how to make a better St. Louis County. This policy forum will explore the challenges all communities … Continue reading

St. Louis County Supports NCI’s 37th Annual Breakfast

North County Incorporated held its 37th annual breakfast Friday, May 16, 2014 at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel. The event is NCI’s largest event of the year and attracted more than 600 business, civic and community leaders celebrating  North County’s accomplishments. One of the highlights of the events was the announcement that St. Louis … Continue reading

Signup Now: Government Academy Begins May 7

It’s that time of year again. For those looking to learn more about how county government functions, St. Louis County Government Academy signup is open. Click here to learn more about the program. Click here to apply.   The academy starts May 7, 2014. There will be an orientation on April 30. Participants will meet each Wednesday … Continue reading