City looks to address nuisance properties

    The city of Steelville is looking to crack down on nuisance violations and Police Chief Mike Sherman is working to update city ordinances to make the process more effective. At the city council meeting on October 4, in spite of some heated discussion, council members agreed to move forward with taking his suggestions to the city attorney to review and potentially update current ordinances.

Spectrum lines still a safety concern in Steelville

    The city of Steelville plans to send a letter threatening to terminate its agreement to allow Spectrum Mid-America, LLC (formerly Charter Communications) to utilize city utility poles for their lines if safety concerns aren’t resolved.

Steelville Scarecrow Contest is underway

    “Double, double, toil and trouble: fire burn and cauldron bubble.” The fourth annual Steelville Scarecrow Contest is underway and the theme for 2021 is “Witches!”