Comment Period For CD Block
Grants Action Plan Ends Oct., 15
A 30-day comment period regarding Florissant’s Fiscal Year 2016 Annual Action Plan for the Florissant Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program will end at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015.
COMMUNITY DAY & CITY PARADE
Business products and samples, community resources, health screenings, youth activities and free food and entertainment are among some of the attractions planned for the annual 2015 Dellwood Community Day & City Parade scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 19.
The community event is set to start at 10:30 a.m. with a city parade to begin at the New Life Community Center Church of God & Christ (1570 Chambers Dr. 63135) and will continue on West Florissant to the Dellwood Recreation Center. The parade will feature the Mayor of the City of Dellwood, along with other City Officials, Shriners International, Riverview and McCluer-South Berkeley High School marching bands, D.A.R.E., local businesses and a special performance by the Gentlemen of Vision step team.
Immediately following, the first-ever business expo and health fair will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Dellwood Recreation Center. Residents can enjoy shopping local with area businesses with a list of over 40 participating vendors from retail to auto care services. Representatives from healthcare providers will be on hand to answer questions, give advice and provide screenings. Youth and families will enjoy a host of continuing activities from live music, bounce houses, free food and entertainment. In addition, Ameren UE will provide giveaways and bill consultations throughout the event. The Cost is Free –
City of Ferguson Responds to the
Ferguson Commission Report
Ferguson City Council members along with Ferguson Mayor James Knowles III, issued a statement Tuesday offering appreciation “the hard work and dedication” of the Ferguson Commission which released its final report, Forward through Ferguson: a Path toward Racial Equality, on Monday at a press conference
The Ferguson Commission released its report, Forward Through Ferguson: A Path Toward Racial Equity Monday, Sept. 14. The nearly 200-page document recommends 47 priority areas to improve conditions in the region.
Thursday, Sept. 10
Modern Square Dancing classes at Florissant Valley Christian Church, 1325 N. Hwy 67, beginning at 7:15 p.m. Ten weeks of class; casual attire. Registration Sept. 10 – 17 only. Fee: $5 per person per night. For more visit www.missouripromenaders.com or call 314-839-2134 or 314-837-4729.
By Jim Wieners
For the next five Saturdays the six high schools that make up the Suburban XII (12) Conference North Division — Hazelwood Central, Hazelwood East, Hazelwood West, McCluer North, McCluer and Riverview Gardens — will be playing Suburban XII North Football.