In case you missed the story that aired on KMOV-TV earlier this week, a new public awareness campaign for the entire
This weekend there are a number of fun events planned in the City, and I've highlighted a few below. These activities offer an opportunity to have fun with family and friends, to explore neighborhoods new to you, and to make new acquaintances. So I encourage you to stop by and take advantage of them. See you in the neighborhood!
Earnings Tax Forum
A Town Hall Meeting on the St. Louis City Earnings Tax will be held from to , Thursday, Feb. 17 at the Old Post Office,
Community Garden Summit
Spring is on the way and Gateway Greening will be sponsoring a Community Garden Summit from to on Saturday, Feb. 19 at Christ Church Cathedral,
Black History Month Activities
In celebration of Black History Month, the
Mardi Gras Fun
One of the annual favorite activities of St. Louis Mardi Gras is the Canjun Cook Off. This year it will take place from to on Saturday, Feb. 19 at a new location. Instead of being held in the Soulard neighborhood, it will take place in a heated tent at the World's Fair Pavilion in
Coffee & Conversation Forum
Construction Safety Week
This year, "Construction Safety Week" will be observed the week beginning Monday, Feb. 21. I want to take this opportunity to recognize the members of the Associated General Contractors (
The Department of Public Safety's City Emergency Management Agency (CEMA) provides free emergency alert service through Nixle (http://www.Nixle.com/) . When you register for the service, you will receive our informative and timely text messages on your cell phone and/or as e-mails on your computer. Visit the Nixle website and sign up for the free service today. If you have any comments about the service, please let me know.
Will you be having an event in your neighborhood that we can support? If so, either e-mail the information about it to me at firstname.lastname@example.org or to Cathy Smentkowski at email@example.com .
And remember, if you see something in the neighborhood that just doesn't look like, REPORT IT!
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