Dec 20

Holiday Gatherings are a Perfect Time to Talk Safety

Posted on December 20, 2018 at 9:16 AM by County Council

Missouri weather is unpredictable! If you need a reminder, just think about the Sunday after Thanksgiving. There were blizzard warnings in the western and central parts of the state and tornado warnings around our area. Talk about extremes!

That day serves as an important reminder that we need to be prepared for natural and man-made emergencies year-round. And the holidays are the perfect time – when family is all together – to update or make an emergency preparedness plan.

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May 01

Blooms in District 5 and Beyond

Posted on May 1, 2018 at 4:39 PM by County Council

As the County Council representative for District 5, my area consists of many subdivisions within the city limits of St. Charles and St. Peters. Spring is making a slow entrance this year; however, the neighborhoods in my district and throughout the county will soon be in bloom with natural flora and man-made gardens and landscaping. If you want to develop a “green thumb,” this season is a fantastic opportunity to take up planting and help make our already gorgeous county even more beautiful.  

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Dec 01

Lessons from Two Generations

Posted on December 1, 2017 at 9:31 AM by County Council

Youth and the elderly –two groups you wouldn’t generally put together. These generations are vastly different, yet they have so much to share and learn from each other. I recently watched both generations interact in my own family and learned some valuable lessons.

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