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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Public Health to Focus on Priority Investigations, Eliminate Quarantine Release Letters

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To better respond to new COVID-19 cases - especially those individuals at a higher risk for adverse illness outcomes - the Department of Public Health is implementing changes to its investigation protocols.

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Restaurants, Bars Must Close at 11 p.m.; School Quarantine Agreement Reached

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Daily, St. Charles County Government addresses difficult issues involving COVID-19—increases in case numbers, concerns about keeping children in school, educating residents on how to stay safe and more.

“St. Charles County Government is...

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County Top News
Posted on: December 2, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Offered Dec. 10-11 at Family Arena

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The Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services (DHSS) and Missouri National Guard will perform drive-through testing to determine current COVID-19 infection on Dec. 10 and 11 on the parking lot of the Family Arena, 2002 Arena Parkway in St. Charl...

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County Top News
Posted on: November 17, 2020

St. Charles County Executive Urges Residents to Change Behaviors Immediately to Stop COVID Spread

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November 17, 2020

With the number of positive COVID-19 cases rising drastically in the county, St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann is sending a stern message to residents: Change your behaviors immediately to stop the spread.

“Our county is facing a ...

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

Public Health Recommendations for Holiday Gatherings

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Because incidences of COVID-19 and other illnesses continue to grow, many are seeking safer ways to celebrate family traditions during fall and winter holidays. To aid in this planning, the St. Charles County Department of Public Health joins the Centers ...

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County Top News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Collector of Revenue to Start Mailing 2020 Tax Bills

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On Nov. 24, the first of nearly 350,000 real estate and personal property tax bills for 2020 will be mailed by Michelle McBride, St. Charles County Collector of Revenue. Bills are already available to view online at StCharlesMoCollector.org.

Due to the COV...

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County Top News
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Ehlmann Appoints New Director of Workforce & Business Development

Lori Myers

St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann has appointed Lori Myers as Director of the Department of Workforce & Business Development. Myers was confirmed by the St. Charles County Council at the Monday, Nov. 9, meeting, and will begin her duties Dec....

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County Top News
Posted on: October 20, 2020

County Launches 'QLess' to Improve Safety, Customer Service

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Residents in St. Charles County soon will be able to avoid crowds and save time when they need to visit key County Government departments. Beginning Friday, Oct. 23, those needing to make an appearance at St. Charles County Municipal Court, located at 399...

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Posted on: July 23, 2020

Mask Up Signage for Businesses

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St. Charles County leaders have joined together to strongly request that all businesses in the county require customers to wear cloth face coverings in their establishments. This plea comes after...

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County Top News
Posted on: November 9, 2020

2020 Census: St. Charles County Response High

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St. Charles County may see an increase in federal funding, thanks to county residents who participated in the 2020 Census. The county had the highest response rate of Missouri’s 115 counties at 81.6 percent, a rise from 77.3 percent for the 2010...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

St. Charles County Restaurants, Bars Must Close at 11 p.m.; School Quarantine Agreement Reached

November 24, 2020

St. Charles County, Missouri – Daily, St. Charles County Government addresses difficult issues involving COVID-19 – increases in case numbers, concerns about keeping children in school, educating residents on how to st...

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SCCMO Executive Press Releases
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Ehlmann Appoints New Director of Workforce & Business Development for St. Charles County

Lori Myers

November 18, 2020    

St. Charles County, Missouri – St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann has appointed Lori Myers as Director of the Department of Workforce & Business Development. Myers was confirmed by the St. Charles County ...

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SCCMO Executive Press Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2020

St. Charles County Executive Urges Residents to Change Behaviors Immediately to Stop COVID Spread

Health Advisory Carousel

November 17, 2020

With the number of positive COVID-19 cases rising drastically in the county, St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann is sending a stern message to residents: Change your behaviors immediately to stop the spread.

“Our county is facing a ...

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SCCMO Executive Press Releases

News Flash

Posted on: December 2, 2020

County Information Systems Launches Improved, Redesigned GIS Mapping Service

Dec. 2, 2020

St. Charles County, Missouri – St. Charles County’s Department of Information Systems has released an improved and redesigned Geographic Information Systems (GIS) mapping service at maps.sccmo.org. The service enables users...

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SCCMO General Press Releases
Posted on: November 20, 2020

St. Charles County Collector of Revenue to Start Mailing 2020 Tax Bills Nov. 24

November 20, 2020         

St. Charles County, Missouri – On Nov. 24, the first of nearly 350,000 real estate and personal property tax bills for 2020 will be mailed by Michelle McBride, St. Charles Co...

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SCCMO General Press Releases
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Gutermuth Road Interchange at Route 364 to Open Evening of November 19

November 19, 2020

St. Charles County, Missouri – The St. Charles County Highway Department is announcing the opening of the new Gutermuth Road interchange at Route 364 during the evening of Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020.

“The new interchange g...

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SCCMO General Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2020

2020 Census: St. Charles County Response High; Population Counts Still to Be Announced

November 9, 2020

St. Charles County, Missouri – St. Charles County may see an increase in federal funding, thanks to county residents who participated in the 2020 Census. The county had the highest response rate of Missouri’s 115 counti...

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SCCMO General Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2020

St. Charles County Resident Tested Positive for COVID-19; Worked at Election Polling Place

November 5, 2020

St. Charles County, Missouri – The St. Charles County Department of Public Health and the St. Charles County Election Authority have learned that an election judge supervisor had received a positive test result for COVID-19 on Oc...

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SCCMO General Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2020

St. Charles County Launches 'QLess' at Municipal Courts to Improve Safety, Customer Service...

October 20, 2020

St. Charles County, Missouri — Residents in St. Charles County soon will be able to avoid crowds and save time when they need to visit key County Government departments. Beginning Friday, Oct. 23, those needing to make an appearance at St....

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SCCMO General Press Releases

News Flash

Posted on: November 30, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Offered Dec 10-11 at Family Arena

COVID Testing at Family Arena Dec 10 and 11

November 30, 2020

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – The Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services (DHSS) and Missouri National Guard will perform drive-through testing to determine current COVID-19 infection on Dec. 10 and 11 on the parking lot of the Fam...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Public Health to Focus on Priority Investigations, Eliminate Quarantine Release Letters

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November 25, 2020

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – St. Charles County has reported a significant increase in COVID-19 cases in recent weeks, with more than 40 percent of the 20,000+ total confirmed cases occurring in the past month. This increased case le...

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SCCMO Health Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2020

Dept of Public Health Issues Recommendations for Holiday Gatherings

Small Family Holiday Meal

Nov. 12, 2020Contact: Doug Bolnick, Public Information Officer, 636-949-7408

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – Because incidences of COVID-19 and other illnesses continue to grow, many are seeking safer ways to celebrate family traditions during fall and w...

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Posted on: September 25, 2020

Pet Adoption Center Seeks More Foster Families

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Doug Bolnick, Public Information Officer, 636-949-7408

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – COVID-19 has not only had an effect on human lives, but on our four-legged friends as well. At the St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center in St. P...

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Posted on: July 16, 2020

Dept of Public Health Relocates to Temporary Facility During Building Improvements

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July 16, 2020Contact:  Doug Bolnick, Public Information Officer, 636-949-7408

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – The St. Charles County Department of Public Health, located at 1650 Boones Lick Road in St. Charles, will move to a ...

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SCCMO Health Press Releases

News Flash

Posted on: November 18, 2020

Christmas Candlelight Walks and Hays House Holiday Tours Canceled Due To COVID

Nov. 18, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org

St. Charles County, Missouri – To ensure the safety of all during the COVID-19 pandemic, the St. Charles County Parks and Recre...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Celebrate Holiday Happenings Safely in St. Charles County Parks

Nov. 17, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org St. Charles County, Missouri – ‘Tis the season to visit a St. Charles County Park for an extra dose of holi...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases
Posted on: November 4, 2020

St. Charles County Park Volunteer Honored with National Interpretive Award

Nov. 4, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org

St. Charles County, Missouri – The St. Charles County Parks and Recreation Department continues to offer the public the...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Calling All Volunteers! St. Charles County Parks Seeks Trail Carvers

Sept. 24, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org

St. Charles County, Missouri – Attention trail enthusiasts and anyone who wants to make a mark on a St. Charles County park! T...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases
Posted on: September 21, 2020

St. Charles County’s Newest Event and Wedding Venue Opens for Tours, Reservations

Sept. 21, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org

St. Charles County, Missouri – What is sure to be St. Charles County’s most sought after scenic venue, the Landhaus ...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases
Posted on: August 21, 2020

Experience Spectacular Views in The Evening Sky in St. Charles County Parks

Aug. 21, 2020

Contact: Nancy Lee Gomer, Marketing Coordinator, 636-949-7535, or 636-795-1137, ngomer@sccmo.org

St. Charles County, Missouri – If you love scenic walks in the park, then you’ll love St. Charles C...

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SCCMO Parks Press Releases

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

Save Time, Stay Safe with QLess

QLess

Residents in St. Charles County soon will be able to avoid crowds and save time when they need to visit key County Government departments. Those needing to make an appearance at Municipal Court, located at 399 Turner Boulevard in St. Peters, now can join ...

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

Advocates Assist Crime Victims

Victim Assistance Support

Whether it’s domestic violence, sexual assault or identity theft, victims of crime often feel vulnerable, scared and unsure of what’s ahead. Fortunately, a program through the St. Charles County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office ...

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Victims Assistance Program St. Charles County Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: October 26, 2020

Go Virtual with Job, Skills Training

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Operated by the St. Charles County Department of Workforce & Business Development, the center began offering Basic Microsoft Word and Excel courses this summer after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the scale-back of in-person services. As of October, the...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Drive-Through Flu Shot Clinic Oct. 7

Flu Shot Clinic

Avoiding a dual pandemic with two contagious respiratory illnesses — COVID-19 and influenza (the flu) — is top of mind for health care workers across the country. That’s why the St. Charles County Department of Public Health ...

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Public Health Flu Vaccination Website St. Charles County Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: September 28, 2020

New Event, Wedding Venue to Open

Landhaus at The Park at New Melle Lakes

The wait is finally over! St. Charles County's newest event venue, the Landhaus at The Park at New Melle Lakes, will be available to reserve beginning Monday, Oct. 5. Guests interested in booking a wedding, anniversary party, family reunion or other speci...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

PD Launches Walk and Talk Program

Walk and Talk with Chief Frisz

Meeting and getting to know the residents of the St. Charles Hills neighborhood – and having a little fun – was on the agenda for the St. Charles County Police Department’s first Walk and Talk in September. The new program connects the department with res...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Pet Foster Families Needed

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COVID-19 not only has had an effect on human lives, but on our four-legged friends as well. At the St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center in St. Peters, making adjustments for the pandemic has resulted in some positive news.

“Because of COVID, we’re doing ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Mask Up to Prevent COVID-19 Spread

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If you’re confused about the benefits of wearing a mask, you’re not alone. Early in the pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO) and other renowned medical institutions did not adv...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Training Vital to Police Response

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The St. Charles County Police Department is working diligently to assure the public that its officers continue to know how to correctly respond to all the issues that could face them on any given shift.

“This is a different world than it was 10 y...

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St. Charles County Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: July 24, 2020

Parks Adds Exciting Amenities

YAP Pump Track

St. Charles County Parks have something for EVERYONE – and if you like water and/or extreme sports, you won’t want to miss two new features that are making news.YAP Asphalt Pump Track

Located in Dardenne Prairie, the 25-acre Youth Activ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

County Buildings Reopen to Public

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St. Charles County Government buildings closed to the public on Wednesday, March 25, to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of the community and County employees. On Friday, May 29, the County Administration Building and the Department ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Personal Property Notices Mailed

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St. Charles County Assessor mailed approximately 40,000 Personal Property Notices of Assessment Change by June 1. Taxpayers who reported additional personal property or made corrections to their 2020 personal property assessments will receive the notice. ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Giving Back to Fight COVID-19

Katie Willis

Taking care of animals is what drives St. Charles County Division of Humane Services Director Katie Willis. After she contracted COVID-19 and was pulled away from the Pet Adoption Center, she quickly recovered and turned this negative experience into a po...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Help for Job Seekers, Employers

Missouri Job Center

If your employment or business has been affected by COVID-19, staff at the Missouri Job Center of St. Charles County are available by phone and email to provide assistance.

For more information about the following programs and services through the Missouri...

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St. Charles County Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Expo Showcases Services, Programs

County Gov Expo

Have questions about assessments, taxes, health or public safety? Need to complete or change your voter registration or obtain a marriage license? Curious about what’s next for County parks? If your answer to any of these questions is &ldquo...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Census Vital to Community

SCCMO Counts Census Logo

Watch your mailbox: Between March 12-20, households will receive an invitation to respond online to the 2020 United States Census. Why is it so important to complete? The results impact the distribution of congressional seats and billions of dollars to st...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Public Health Monitors Illness

Communicable Disease Program

For several weeks, stories about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and flu have flooded the daily news and social media feeds. The St. Charles County Department of Public Health works continuously to stay informed on the latest developments about these dis...

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St. Charles County Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Museum Offers New Films, Programs

Heritage Museum

The St. Charles County Heritage Museum, located at the corner of Heritage Landing and South St. Peters Parkway, is THE place to see dynamic exhibits, watch documentaries and movies, and to participate in arts and crafts, games and other extracurricular ac...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

"Make a Save" at Pet Adoption

Make a Save Pet Adoption Promotion

If you want to add a furry new friend – and hockey-watching buddy – to your home team, now is the perfect time to visit the St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center! During the "Make a Save!" promotion, Feb. 1 to March 31, dona...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Treatment Court Honored

Judge Ohlms and Treatment Court Administrator Julie Seymore

Offering second chances to individuals in the criminal justice system who have a substance use disorder has been at the heart of the 11th Judicial Circuit’s Treatment Court mission for 20 years – and they’re getting national ...

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St. Charles County Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Get Ready for 2020 Elections

I Voted Election Sticker

Mark your calendars – there are four elections in 2020! The St. Charles County Election Authority is preparing for a busy year at the polls. Following is a breakdown of election dates, voter registration deadlines, information on how you can mak...

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St. Charles County Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Learn, Stay Safe, Be Healthy in 2020

CPR Class

Do you have a resolution to become certified in CPR? Want to teach children in your classroom about recycling? Are you a daycare or food service worker with continuing education course requirements? Check out the St. Charles County Department of Public He...

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St. Charles County Connection e-Newsletter Articles
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Say "YES!" to a Park Wedding

Wedding Reception in Quail Ridge Park

If you or someone you know became engaged over the holidays, consider St. Charles County Parks for the perfect wedding site! The Knot’s “Best of Weddings” and The Wedding Spot’s “Best of Missouri&rdquo...

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