St. James News

Donation made for Community Hall renovations

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks has donated approximately $23,000 to the St. James Parks Department for renovations of the Community Hall in Nelson Hart Park. City councilman and Parks Department Liaison Rick Kraweicki received a check from City Administrator Harold Selby on Monday night.

Council hears storm water concerns, other business

    The St. James City Council met on Monday, July 9 to discuss several matters pertaining to the city. During the meeting, the council:
•    Heard from citizen Louis Lehmer, who voiced concern about an alley near his property that is having storm water drainage problems. The neighbors, he said, have allowed the alley to become overgrown with vegetation and the water is not flowing whenever it rains. He also asked the council to continue their work on a nuisance complaint regarding an old Derby gas station near his property that he told the council is an eye sore.

White makes proclamation in support of city clerk’s milestone

    On Monday night, St. James City Clerk Sarah Wheeler was recognized for achieving the designation of Sustaining Missouri Registered City Clerk. Mayor Jim White signed a proclamation and presented it to Wheeler and thanked her for her continued training and support of the city of St. James.