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Monthly Archives: April 2012



Go Blues!!

Okay, now that I have your attention…we’ve got some seriously cool stuff going on here in Kirkwood.  Yeah, yeah, we’ve got that pesky little hockey series starting Saturday night, and St. Louis Mayor Slay declared today to be Blues Day … Continue reading

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Arbor Day in Kirkwood!

National Arbor Day is Friday, April 27. However, we are hoping more people can come to celebrate Arbor Day if we hold our own festivities on Saturday. Kirkwood is one of more than 3,400 communities that currently is designated a … Continue reading

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Fuel and Fashion

No, I’m not talking about gas station makeovers. I wish I was. Every month I get an email from the Bureau of Labor Statistics that provides the latest information on the Consumer Price Index. They list data for the U.S., … Continue reading

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Earth Day at the Market!

There is SOOOOO much going on this weekend in Kirkwood.  First off, it’s Earth Day at the Market, sponsored by Kirkwood Living Green.  As the title suggests, Kirkwood’s Farmers’ Market this weekend will be host to tons of exhibits and … Continue reading

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Green water, really?

I’m the city’s Asstistant Chief Administrative Officer (ACAO), and so I’m going to be trying my hand at blogging here occasionally. Last week, the City was recognized by Resource Management, the company that purchases our recyclables, for our record setting … Continue reading

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Saying Farewell

It matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. — Samuel Johnson Today we say goodbye to a good friend, Tim Rajchart, the City’s Water Department Director, who died yesterday, Sunday, April 15, after suffering a heart attack. … Continue reading

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It’s Aliiiiiive!

The new Kirkwood Blog is now LIVE (which you can tell for yourself if you are reading this).  We are SOOOO very excited here at City Hall about our new blog.  A friend said to me recently – “But blogs … Continue reading

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