Wednesday, February 27, 2013
The University City Plan Commission meets at 7 p.m. tonight.
The University City Plan Commission is slated to meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the Heman Park Community Center. Items on the agenda include: Public Hearings Other Business Reports The meeting is open to the public. For more on the Loop Trolley, see:
Monday, December 17, 2012
Everything you need to know for the week of Dec. 17-23 in University City.
Welcome to Looped In, your look at what's coming up this week in University City. Fall leaf collections continue in University City. To find out when your neighborhood's leaves will be collected, click here. Tuesday, Dec. 18 Wednesday, Dec. 19 Thursday, Dec. 20 Have you checked out the new lighting fixtures in the Loop? If so, fill out the city's online survey to tell officials what you think.
Monday, October 22, 2012
Everything you need to know for the week of Oct. 22-28 in University City.
Welcome to Looped In, your look at what's coming up this week in University City. Monday, Oct. 22 Tuesday, Oct. 23 Wednesday, Oct. 24 Thursday, Oct. 25 Friday, Oct. 26 Saturday, Oct. 27
Friday, July 13, 2012
Local business owners have a difference of opinion.
Editor's Note: The following is a letter from the Loop Special Business District. It was written by the organization's president, Jessica Bueler, and was mailed to Loop business owners. Mayor Shelley Welsch published her latest blog on July 8. Please take the time to review her blog here. Many University City business owners, property owners, and residents are outraged by the Blog’s divisive tone and reckless disregard for the truth. We deserve more from our civic leadership. Mayor Welsch ran for office promising “transparency” but her campaign promises have proven to be inconsistent with her actions in office, particularly the way she has maneuvered her way around and thru our continuing opposition to any changes in the status quo of the…
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Draft copies of the neighborhood plan are available for viewing.
The Plan Commission of University City will hold a public hearing at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 25, in the EOC Room located in the basement of University City City Hall to consider the adoption of the Parkview Gardens Neighborhood Sustainable Development Plan (see map below for planning area) to be incorporated as an amendment to the 2005 Comprehensive Plan Update. The public viewed a draft plan for the area in November. All interested parties are invited to attend. Draft copies of the plan will be made available for public viewing at the following locations: The plan can also be viewed online at www.ucitymo.org or www.parkviewgardensvision.org. For persons with disabilities who require special arrangements to attend, or if you have any …
Saturday, April 30, 2011
Joint session with city council discussed the comprehensive city plan process, and the plan commission discussed adding check-cashing establishments to zoning code
Members of the Plan Commission met twice on Wednesday, first with the city council and then for its regular session. Joint Session: University City Mayor Shelley Welsch, City Manager Lehman Walker, and city councilmembers met with the Plan Commission, led by Ben Halpert to discuss the planning process of a new city plan. “The first comprehensive plan for University City was adopted in 1922. Subsequent plans were published in 1931, 1958, 1986, 1999, and 2005,” Walker said. He noted that he was the author of the 1999 plan, and actively involved with the development of the 2005 plan. Walker said that the plan updates should occur in five to 10 year increments. Andrea Riganti, Director of Community Development added that the purpose of the …
Thursday, March 24, 2011
Commission considers two proposals at Wednesday's meeting; Controversy over Sunshine Law.
The Plan Commission meeting on Wednesday night started with members considering two proposals regarding properties, and ended on a controversial tone. The meeting started shortly after 7pm at City Hall, with voting members, Chairman Ben Halpert, Nova Felton, Paulette Carr, and Lisa Greening in attendance, along with city councilmember Stephen Kraft. The minutes from the previous three meetings were not approved, with a lack of quorum. The first hearing was for a minor subdivision of land plat in the University Hills subdivision at 7286 Creveling Drive. Mike Manlin filed for a minor subdivision of the property to build an additional single-family dwelling at that address. Manlin purchased the property in early 2011. Manlin is renovating the…