By Dianne Sudbrock
The New Melle Board of Aldermen meeting on April 11, 2017 was short and sweet. Mayor Richard West, Aldermen Nik Bradley, Don Hendrich and Gary Schnieder were present, along with the City Clerk and City Attorney.
The New Melle Board of Aldermen met Tuesday, March 28, 2017. The Mayor and three aldermen (Gary Schneider, Don Hendrich and Janet Karrenbrock) were present along with the City Clerk, City Attorney and Building Inspector.
Proposition Fire – a $.22 per $100 assessed valuation tax increase earmarked to help upgrade aging equipment and facilities, passed with 277 votes in favor, 67 votes opposed.
Board of Trustees: Three candidates ran unopposed to fill three open positions on the board. The results were: Kathryn Frazier, 67 votes; Ellen Knoernschild, 73 votes; Eugene Schaper 69 votes.
ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – As required by state law, the St. Charles County Assessor will mail approximately 46,000 2017 personal property assessment forms by March 17 to taxpayers who failed to respond to the initial January mailing. Forms were due by March 1. Late filing penalties will be applied on May 1.