Welcome to the City of Green Park, MO

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Welcome to the City of Green Park, MO

 


The City of Green Park is strategically located in the suburban south St. Louis County area between I-55, Lindbergh Boulevard, Tesson Ferry Road and the Gateway Trailnet property. Incorporated as a city in 1995, The City of Green Park has a total land area of 1.35 square miles and a population of 2,622 as of the 2010 U.S. Census. Green Park is a great place to live, work, raise a family or have a business.

We are a thriving community with peaceful residential neighborhoods, a beautifully designed industrial park known as Green Park Commerce Center, and Clydesdale Park which is owned and operated by Saint Louis County. The City also has a variety of restaurants and is close to shopping and public transportation. We boast a commercial base of over 300 businesses, and the City does not impose a business license fee.

The City of Green Park is served by two public school districts, Lindbergh School District and Mehlville School District, as well as parochial education. Green Park contracts with the Saint Louis County Police Department for all of the policing needs. Fire protection and paramedic services are provided by the Mehlville Fire Protection District. The City provides residential trash, recyclable and yard waste service at no cost to its residents.

Please take a moment to explore our website. Your feedback, ideas and involvement are an important part of our community. We welcome your comments.


 

Public Notices & Announcements

 


 

JOB OPPORTUNITY

City of Green Park, MO (2,622)

City Administrator-City Clerk

Salary Range:  $51,000 – $61,000 with Benefits

We are a small, family-friendly suburban community in South St. Louis County that is offering an exciting opportunity to serve as our city administrator-city clerk.  Green Park was incorporated as a 4th Class city in 1995, has two full-time employees and an annual budget of $1.5 million dollars.  This city is a vibrant residential community that hosts more than 300 businesses, a light industrial park and a large County park.  The city is strategically located in proximity of major highways and is only 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis.

We are looking for a competent, detail-oriented and skilled communicator with proven abilities in local government management who has a commitment to providing exemplary public service to our citizens.  The successful candidate will possess a strong financial and administrative background and a demonstrated record in business retention/attraction and intergovernmental relations.  Our next city administrator-city clerk will have a clear commitment to impeccable constituent service while handling a wide range of projects.

This position reports to a 6-member board of aldermen and the mayor.  Responsibilities will include management of day-to-day governmental operations, permitting and licensing, administration of contracts and grants, management of public works projects, preparation and oversight of the city budget, management of municipal funds, city events planning, oversight of code enforcement and land-use planning, responsibility for the city website and newsletter, preparation of bid packages, municipal record keeping including compliance with open records and record retention laws, and staffing, coordinating and preparing agenda and minutes for all city meetings.

Requires a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in public administration or related field or at least 5 years of relevant experience.  Missouri (MRCC) and/or national (CMC) city clerk certification a plus.  For further information, see www.cityofgreenpark.com.  Green Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Resume, cover letter and work-related references will be accepted through COB, September 7, 2016 to “Green Park Administrator-Clerk Search,” East-West Gateway Council of Governments, One Memorial Dr., Suite 1600, St. Louis, MO 63102.  Fas:  314-231-6120.  Or applications may be sent electronically to:  julie.stone@ewgateway.org with “Green Park Search” in the subject line.  Phone:  314-421-4220 or 618-274-2750.

 

For the City of Green Park City Administrator Ordinance click on this link:  City Administrator

For the City of Green Park City Clerk Ordinance click on this link:  Ord No 3 City Clerk

For the City of Green Park Budget click on this link:  Budget2016 (6)

To see the most recent City of Green Park Audit click on this link:  2015 Audit Financial Statement


 

 

 

St. Louis County’s Lead Hazard Control Program

The St. Louis County Office of Community Development (OCD) administers a Lead Hazard Control Program, which provides 0% loans to low and moderate-income residential property owners to control or abate hazardous conditions in their properties caused by the presence of deteriorating lead-based paint.

The Lead Hazard Control Program is funded by grants received from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) through competitive grant applications.  St. Louis County has received six grants from HUD since 1995 and has provided lead hazard control repairs to over 1,400 homes.

In November of 2014 St. Louis County was awarded a $2.4 million lead-based paint hazard control grant from HUD.  Under this grant, the County will perform interim control and abatement work on 200 homes.  This work may include window and door replacement, exterior trim enclosure and interior and exterior painting.

In order to qualify the applicant must:

  • Meet income eligibility requirements of 80% of area median income as defined by HUD
  • Live in a house built before 1978.
  • Be current with their real estate property taxes.
  • Have a child under 6 years of age that either resides there or visits the house on a regular and frequent basis.

Participants can apply by calling 314-615-4428.


 

NO COST Home Improvement for Green Park Resident Homeowners

St. Louis County Government’s Home Improvement Program is offering up to $5,000 worth of home repairs for eligible Green Park homeowners, at NO COST.  Eligible items would include roofing; electrical; plumbing; heating; air-conditioning; hot water heater; tuck-pointing; hand rail installation; concrete, asphalt, & masonry; tree trimming or removal; and foundation work.

Qualification Criteria:

You must own the home and live in the home, your property taxes have to be current, you cannot have participated in the program previously, and your household’s income must be within the Adjusted Gross Income Limits for 2015:

 Family of 1 — less than $39,400

 Family of 2 — less than $45,000

 Family of 3 — less than $50,650

 Family of 4 — less than $56,250

 Family of 5 — less than $60,750

 Family of 6 — less than $65,250

 Family of 7 — less than $69,750

 Family of 8 — less than $74,250

 The Home Improvement Program is federally funded and operates through St. Louis County Government’s Department of Planning in conjunction with the City of Green Park.

To apply, please call Debby at 314-615-4025 or Tim at 314-615-4029.  TTY 1-800-735-2966.