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The City received the award for “Citizen Engagement”, which focused on its efforts in keeping the community informed about local government through the city’s new interactive website and GTN TV, the city’s Multi National Award winning TV Station.
State Senator Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors, encourages local citizens to take part in the Columbia Conservation Area’s upcoming 10th anniversary, which will include a number of free and educational programs this Sunday, May 4.
Mike Gantner has been selected as the seventeenth annual Old Jamestown Association Outstanding Citizen. The award is made each year to a citizen who has contributed to the quality of life in north St. Louis County.
Black Jack Officials Designated as a Certified Municipal Official in State
Mayor Norman C. McCourt, City Clerk Karen E. Robinson, Councilman Donald Krank, Councilman Rick Steigerwald, Councilman Albert Schroeder and Councilman John Taylor of the City of Black Jack have earned the Certified Municipal Official from the Missouri Municipal League’s Municipal Governance Institute.
The State of Missouri is celebrating Local Government Week April 28 – May 4. In honor of this, Black Jack Mayor Norm McCourt, host of the National Award Winning TV Series City Limits, has produced a half hour TV documentary that highlights the impact of local, state and federal government on the community.
The show features interviews with state reps, state senators and local municipal leaders speaking on how they interact with local citizens. The show can be seen on the Gateway Television News Network on Charter Channel 994 or AT&T U-Verse on Channel 99 and can be watched on video on demand at www.gtntv.com.
Within the next several months, the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) will be removing two traffic signals on Route 67 (Lindbergh) near Jamestown Mall. MoDOT indicates that traffic levels on the roadway there no longer require a traffic signal.