St. James News

City relocating electric lines near MPC

    The St. James Municipal Utilities department has been busy relocating electric lines near the Midwest Petroleum Company (MPC) expansion project. Electric Supervisor Chuck Hitch said the electric project has included burying several overhead electric lines, installing new poles around the block, and installing electric junction boxes that will help the city better serve businesses and residences located in the area.

Senior Center seeking golf tournament sponsors

    The St. James Senior Center will be holding a golf tournament fundraiser on August 6 at the St. James Golf Course to help replace old kitchen equipment. Sponsors and teams are currently being accepted for those interested in sponsoring a hole or participating during the event.

City beginning summer asphalt projects

    Residents living near South Louise should be prepared as road reconstruction will begin next week. The City of St. James will completely reconstruct the roadway to eliminate the current issues facing the street, such as alligator cracks and a failing surface.