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O’Fallon residents wanting to get involved in serving their City are invited to apply to fill vacant seats on the City’s Planning and Zoning Commission, the Board of Adjustment and the Senior Resident Advisory Committee.

Board and commission appointments are made by the Mayor with approval from the City Council. To apply for a position, residents should fill out the “Boards and Commissions Application for Appointment,” which can be downloaded from the City Clerk webpage on O’Fallon’s website, http://www.ofallon.mo.us/city-clerk. Completed applications should be submitted to City Clerk Pam Clement.

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The City of O’Fallon, Missouri, offers events and programs all year long to residents and visitors. Many have free admission, parking and activities. To check for updates throughout the year, visit the City’s web calendar, www.ofallon.mo.us/Events-Calendar.

 

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The first day of filing “Declarations of Candidacy” for the City of O’Fallon’s April 5, 2016, municipal election will open on Tuesday, December 15, 2015, at the O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street, O’Fallon, Missouri 63366.

Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted at the West City Hall entrance, only, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on the first day of filing. After that date, filing will be held in the City Clerk’s office on the third floor of City Hall. Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, January 19, 2016.

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Help O’Fallon win the Elected Officials Bell Ringing Challenge

If you’d like to help the Salvation Army make a difference in people’s lives this Christmas, you can make a donation to the Salvation Army Red Kettle, which will be staffed by your favorite O'Fallon Elected Officials on Saturday, December 12th from 10:00 a.m.- 8 p.m. at the O'Fallon Walmart on Highway K.

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For an exciting and memorable holiday night out with your family, come to the Old-Fashioned Holiday Stroll in Fort Zumwalt Park on Tuesday, December 8, from 6 – 9 p.m. The cost is $3 for ages 3 and up, and free for younger children.

On this special night for pedestrians, only, carolers will fill the air with music as visitors walk through the Celebration of Lights display, with lights shining and holiday scenes throughout the park and. Santa will be receiving young visitors, vendors will be selling hot chocolate, cookies and holiday gifts, and, at 7:25 p.m., fireworks will burst over Lake Whetzel. Additional Old-Fashioned Holiday Stroll activities include:

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To fill summer jobs and part-time positions, the City of O’Fallon is holding two job fairs. The first RSC Job Fair is scheduled for Saturday, December 19, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Renaud Spirit Center, O’Fallon’s indoor recreation complex. The RSC is located in Sports Park at 2650 Tri Sports Circle, O’Fallon, Missouri 63368. The second fair will be held on February 27, 2016 at the same time and location.

“If you’re looking for a good part-time job, this job fair is exciting because we will be hiring on the spot, which is why we ask that applicants complete an online application in advance at www.ofallon.mo.us/hr,” said Recreation Manager Jeremy Wolfmeyer. “Applicants also will have an opportunity to complete an online application at the fair. In general, we’re looking for responsible, energetic, positive people with good social skills. People who are successful hires will find themselves working with a good team.”

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O’Fallon’s reputation as a safe city was recently bolstered by the November 30 release of the 25 Safest Cities in Missouri Report for 2015. Compiled by analysts with SafeWise, a home security industry broker, the report ranked O’Fallon among Missouri’s safest cities. With a population of 84,000, O’Fallon also is the only City with a population of over 50 thousand to be included in the listing. To read the report, visit

www.safewise.com/blog/safest-cities-missouri-2015.

To determine its ranking of safest cities, SafeWise reviewed FBI Crime Report data from 2013, the most recent statistics that are available. Considering only cities with a minimum population of 3,000, SafeWise took into account the number of reported violent crimes (aggravated assault, murder rape and robbery) along with property crimes (burglary, arson, larceny-theft, and motor vehicle theft), and then calculated the probability of these crimes occurring per 1,000 people.

If you’re an actor with a penchant for comedy, O’FallonTheatreWorks is holding open auditions for Noises Off on Sunday, December 13, from 2 – 3 p.m. Auditions will be held on the stage at the O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street, O’Fallon, Missouri 63366. Performances are scheduled for March 4-6 and 11–13, 2016.

The cast calls for a total of ten adults ranging in age from 18 to 70, both men and women. Auditioners should bring a headshot, a resume of their acting experience and prepare a comic monologue of no more than two minutes for a character close to the auditioner’s own age. Crew members also are needed to help build the set and stage the production.

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Celebration of Lights (Video)

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Don't miss out on this year's Celebration of Lights display in Fort Zumwalt Park. Watch this video and find out more!


The City of O’Fallon, Missouri, will observe the following schedule for these City facilities and services over the Thanksgiving holiday:

  • O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street, O’Fallon, Missouri 63366, will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 26-27.
  • The Renaud Spirit Center (RSC) indoor recreation complex will be closed on Thanksgiving, but it will be open on Friday, November 27, with regular business hours of 5:15 a.m.-9 p.m. The RSC is located at 2650 Tri Sports Circle, O’Fallon 63368. Call 636-474-2732 or visit www.renaudspiritcenter.com for more information.
  • Also on Friday, O’Fallon’s Celebration of Lights display in Fort Zumwalt Park will open for the season from 6 p.m.-10 p.m. with holiday scenes along a one-mile route twinkling with holiday lights. The park will be open nightly through December 30 except on Christmas, December 25. For hours, admission and specialty rides, check www.ofallon.mo.us/celebration-of-lights or call 636-379-5614.
  • For O’Fallon residents enrolled in the City’s trash and recycling collection, service will move forward one day, with Thursday’s collection moving to Friday, and Friday’s collection moving to Saturday. For more information call 636-272-0477 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..