Steelville News

Steelville School District is 2020 Business of the Year

    The Steelville School District was voted 2020 Business of the Year with the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce. The award was presented at the Chamber’s annual dinner meeting held on Tuesday, March 16.

Chamber holds annual dinner

    The Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards banquet and meeting on Tuesday, March 16 in Stephan’s Riverside Event Center at Bass’ River Resort.

Alderwoman questions motive for parks ordinance changes

    Steelville City council members continued discussion about proposed updates to the city’s park ordinance at the March 15 council meeting. The discussion among those present was more civil than it had been in recent weeks, but the mayor also read from a letter sent from an absent alderwoman pointing out her concerns with some of the changes included by other council members.

City receives audit report two years behind schedule

    The city of Steelville has finally received a draft audit report for the fiscal year ending June 2018—a report that should have been completed in 2019. Mayor Terry Beckham told council members at the March 15 meeting that he is very displeased with the current auditing firm and is actively looking for another.