Park plans discussed by panel and council

            The city of Steelville again has an active group of community residents working with council members to better the local parks. After a few years without one, following the disbanding of the former park board in favor of changing its name to a park panel and re-writing the related ordinance, the new group has been appointed and met earlier this month.

Property owner questions dog ordinance

            Steelville’s city council re-approved its dog ordinance at the first September meeting, after learning it had originally not included a list of fine attached to violations. Later in the meeting, a city property owner questioned the ordinance and expressed dissatisfaction with it.

City hears project updates, approves new supervisor

           City council members in Steelville heard additional updates on several projects at the first meeting in September and approved changes to plans for paving in the city and the creation of a supervisory position for the electrical department.