I-44 and Shrewsbury Ramp - Work Continues
Please note: drivers can once again expect around-the-clock lane closures in March 2018, when crews will start reconstruction on the eastbound I-44 bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad tracks. The ramp from Shrewsbury to eastbound I-44 will also have to close from March to December, 2018. More details will be released on those closures when they are finalized.
The Plan Commission will meet January 10, 2018 from 6-7 p.m. at Shrewsbury City Center to consider the proposal submitted by Amerco Real Estate Company for the purchase of 7737 Watson Rd., Rothman's Furniture, on behalf of UHaul System.
Mayor Buckley has cancelled the 1-9-2018 BoA Regular Session meeting due to lack of quorum. The Board of Aldermen will host both a Regular Session and Work Session
at the 1-23-2018 meeting.
The Parks Department is currently looking to hire for the following positions. For job descriptions and how to apply, click on the job title.
2018 Bulk Trash pickup
dates noted below:
January 15, 2018
April 16, 2018
July 16, 2018
October 15, 2018
Public Service - General Elections
For all residents who may have an interest in the upcoming General Election and in possibly serving our community, please note the following deadlines. The following Elected Officials positions will be coming open.
- Mayor (Four year term)
- Aldermanic Seat – Ward I
- Aldermanic Seat – Ward II
- Aldermanic Seat – Ward III
- The opening of candidate filings begins at 8 a.m. December 12, 2017.
- The closing of candidate filings is at 5 p.m. January 16, 2018.
- The receipt of Certification of Election Forms closes at 5 p.m. January 23, 2018.
- The last day for Candidates to file as write-in candidates is March 23, 2018 @ STL County Election Board Office.
- Absentee voting opens March 31.
The polls are open 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Election Day April 3, 2018.
Shrewsbury has a recycling center located at 7309 Melbourne Ave (Near east end of the swimming pool parking lot) at the Public Works Building, recycling center hours are Monday-Friday 7:00am-3:30pm, Saturday 10:00am-2:00pm.
Items to be recycled are as follows:
- Glass beverage bottles (all colors)
- Aluminum and Tin Cans
- Plastic container with the number “1” or “2” inside the recycle emblem
- Newspapers (newsprint only)
- Telephone books
- Cellular phones and cellular batteries ONLY
City of Shrewsbury Wins Budget Award
The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) announced that the City of Shrewsbury, MO received GFOA's Distinguished Budget Presentation Award. The award represents significant achievements by an entity. When a Distinguished Budget Presentation Award is granted to an entity, a Certificate of Recognition for Budget Presentation is also presented. Danielle Oettle, Director of Finance, for the City of Shrewsbury, also received an award for her contribution to the City's budget preparation. Please click the header to read the press release.
City Newsletter - Community Update
Mayor Felicity Buckley cordially invites all residents and associates to enjoy the October, 2017 newsletter! Just click this message header.
From Ameren - Scam Alert!
We have been made aware of recent scams in Missouri and Illinois where phone scammers pose as Ameren and insist you are delinquent on your bill, threatening to disconnect your power, unless you pay with a prepaid debit card.
Ameren does NOT demand payment over the phone to avoid disconnection.
Please click here to read more about this.
Historic Route 66 in Shrewsbury
New Trash Service:
The new trash hauler for the City of Shrewsbury is called: Waste Management. If you need a container, or need to setup an account, please call: 800-964-8988 (M-F, 7 AM - 5 PM, Central Time). Please click the message header, above, for more details. Thank you!
Holiday Schedule (2017)
Acceptable List of items for Single Stream Recycling and for Bulky Trash