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O'Fallon CLIP Program Update (Video)

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Crews are prepping for the second phase of O'Fallon's Citywide Landscape Identity Plan (CLIP). Find out more by watching this video.


Looking for a fun, year around program that keeps kids on their toes? Civic Dance Studio, offered by O’Fallon’s Parks and Recreation Department, provides tap, ballet, acrobatics, jazz dancing, contemporary and more. Beginning classes include tap, ballet and acrobatics for ages 3 and up, with more advanced classes in ballet, pointe, lyrical and jazz for pre-teens and teenagers. Classes are held at the Civic Annex, 410 East Elm Street near downtown O’Fallon.

In addition to private lessons, Civic Dance offers an eleven-month program that concludes with a dance recital, encouraging students to practice and master the skills they need. Classes are offered in eight-week sessions, with the next session beginning September 9. Students can join the program at any time until January 2014, and still be eligible to appear in the dance recital. A schedule of days, times and class descriptions is available in O’Fallon’s Fall Parks and Recreation Guide or online at www.ofallon.mo.us/parks&rec/.

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Police Department Overview (Video)

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Step inside our police department with this video and check out all of the divisions and programs that help make O'Fallon one of the safest cities in America.


Identity Theft Presentation (Video)

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Watch this presentation to find out how you can protect yourself against identity theft.

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If you enjoy a challenge and like to swim, bike and run, sign up for O’Fallon, Missouri’s 11th Annual Alligator’s Creek Triathlon, which will be held from 7 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Sunday, August 11. The race begins at Alligator’s Creek Aquatic Center, 403 Civic Park Drive, O’Fallon 63366, with a 300-yard serpentine swim, followed by an 18.6-mile bike ride and a 5K run through City streets. Awards will be given to the top three overall winners and in age-group divisions.

The cost to register through Thursday, July 18, is $49 for individuals and $88 for teams. The field is limited to 300 participants. A $10 late fee will be added to the registration fee from July 19 through August 1, the deadline to register for the event. T-shirts are not guaranteed to late registrants.

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Mayor Bill Hennessy and the O’Fallon City Council approved the appointment of Bonnie Therrien as O’Fallon’s new City Administrator tonight during a special session of the O’Fallon City Council. The appointment of Therrien concludes a national search that began in May of this year.

Therrien comes to O’Fallon from Connecticut, where she served in numerous roles in city management, most recently as the Interim Town Manager for North Branford, CT. She brings nearly 30 years of experience in city management to O’Fallon, having worked as a town manager and assistant town manager for cities ranging in population from 9,500 to more than 150,000. Therrien was selected after a lengthy interview process that included candidates from throughout the country. The process was led by Mayor Bill Hennessy and a committee made up of staff and elected officials who volunteered their time to conduct the search.

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New City Administrator (Video)

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Mayor Bill Hennessy and O'Fallon City Council Appoint New City Administrator. Watch the video here.


Heritage & Freedom Fest '13 (Video)

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With colorful rides and games, tasty festival food, and some of the best national music acts in the country, O'Fallon's annual Heritage & Freedom Fest is a three-day celebration like no other!  Relive every exciting highlight, from the parade on the Fourth of July to the stellar fireworks displays that closed out each night, with this highlights video of the festival.


The public is invited to attend the City of O’Fallon, Missouri’s Economic Development Strategic Plan Open House meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23. The event will be held in the Multi-Purpose Room at O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street, O’Fallon, Missouri 63366. Mike Hurlbert, the City’s Economic Development Director, will be the meeting facilitator.

The purpose of the meeting is to present the Draft Economic Development Strategic Plan for the City of O’Fallon. The strategic plan is a culmination of all the information gathering and analysis completed during the planning process so far. The document will serve as the guide for future economic development efforts and move the community toward its desired goals for economic prosperity.

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Citizens Survey (Video)

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Watch your mailboxes this summer. You might be one of the 1,000 randomly-selected O'Fallon residents asked to respond to a citywide citizens survey.