The Washington Planning and Zoning Commission Monday approved an amendment to the redevelopment plan to allow for the sale of land in the Heidmann Industrial Park.
Franklin County Second District Commissioner Dave Hinson says county employees are surprised the commission is adopting the salary study and it may have caught them off guard.
In the first 10 months of 2017, nearly 500 more tickets have already been written and $80,000 more has been collected by the Franklin County Municipal Court than last year.
Washington Chapter 324 of the Korean War Veterans Association at its monthly meeting last week approved a total of $5,000 in gifts to various veterans’ organizations and to high school JROTC units.
The Union FFA Chapter recently went to Indianapolis, Ind. A total of 32 Union students and three advisers experienced the 90th annual National FFA Convention.
The Franklin County Bicentennial Commission and 1818 Corporation is seeking submissions for a logo and slogan contest as part of the upcoming celebration of the county’s 200th birthday.
The Pacific High School JROTC and the student body paid tribute to area veterans in the 18th annual PHS Veterans Day assembly Nov. 10.
One alderman said it’s time for the city to begin work to craft a historic-downtown zoning district to aid the Missouri Main Street Connection (MMSC) grant awarded to the city.
Aldermen backed away from the suggestion of increasing the pay of the mayor and aldermen, but are now considering an increase for the full-time elected positions of collector, police chief and municipal judge that was apparently overlooked when the budget was crafted.
Area hunters can donate their leftover deer hides to a good cause once again this year, as the Washington Elks up their donation goal to 1,559.
The architectural firm slated with designing the Union School District’s facility improvements will present its findings following an evaluation of district buildings at this month’s meeting of the school board.
The Most Rev. Robert J. Carlson, Archbishop of St. Louis, reported he has received an allegation of sexual abuse of a minor against retired priest Rev. Dennis B. Zacheis.
As another sign of the recovering Franklin County housing market, a moratorium on preliminary plats has been repealed by the Franklin County Commission.