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Dardenne Prairie prohibits golf carts, motorized vehicles on walking and bike paths in city parks

Dardenne Prairie’s rules just became more explicit about running golf carts and other motorized vehicles on walking and bicycle paths in its city parks – they aren’t allowed. The city’s Board of Aldermen approved a bill at its July 6 meeting modifying the existing city code governing the operation of a variety of vehicles in city parks and prohibiting their operation on trail paths in three city parks. The bill also authorizes the city to impound the vehicles under certain circumstances. The board took the action after receiving “numerous complaints” about golf carts, motorized bicycles and scooters being operated on ...

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BJC HealthCare, HealthSouth Corp. partner to build 35-bed rehabilitation hospital in St. Peters

BJC HealthCare and HealthSouth Corp. plan to build a 35-bed, $12.2 million inpatient rehabilitation hospital on the third floor of BJC’s Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital if they get the blessing from state health officials. The hospital were serve as a satellite location of The Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis (TRISL), operated jointly by BJC HealthCare and HealthSouth. Both health care groups announced July 5 that they had filed a certificate of need with the Missouri Health Facilities Review Committee. The committee reviews applications for expansions of health care facilities in the state. If approved by the state, construction of the ...

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Celebrate St. Peters to include classic rock, circa 1970

Major musical acts with hits that go back to the 1960s and 1970s will provide the main stage entertainment at the annual Celebrate St. Peters festival set for Sept. 16-17. Lisa Bedian, St. Peter’s communications director, announced the musical lineup – which includes Firefall, Orleans and Randy Bachman, co-founder of Bachman, Turner Overdrive – at the city’s Board of Aldermen work session on June 23. Firefall, whose hits include “Strange Way” and “Just Remember I Love You” takes the stage at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 16. The band also all appeared at the celebration last year. Following Firefall will ...

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