Thursday, August 18, 2022

University, Eden and city await judge’s decision in lawsuit

Webster, Eden and the city of Webster Groves await judgment from Judge Mark Seigel on the institutions lawsuit against the city.

Webster Groves City Plan Commission delays Webster University’s proposed expansion for master plan due...

Webster University’s 'unspecific intentions' involving use of the Eden Seminary's Luhr Library resulted in their proposal being delayed on Monday, April 1 at Webster Groves City Hall.

MULTIMEDIA: University, Eden look to overturn CUP denial

Webster University and Eden Theological Seminaries aim to overturn the refusal of a conditional use permit by the city of Webster Groves though a lawsuit.

DOCUMENT: Webster Groves City Council passes bill to put limitations on funeral protests, pickets

Webster Groves is one of many municipalities to pass an ordinance which places limitations of the protesting or picketing of funerals.

Webster Groves city council approves GasMart

On Nov. 19 the Webster Groves City Council voted unanimously to allow a GasMart to be constructed on a now vacant lot in in Old Orchard

Tension rises after public hearing reopens

The Webster Groves city council hoped to receive new input and information on the proposed educational zoning ordinance, but instead the council received disapproval of the ordinance and their process of holding a public hearing.

Mayor and city council get to work, postpone public hearing on proposed educational zoning

The Webster Groves mayor Gerry Welch said the city council has received enough information and comments from Webster University, Eden and the residents of Webster Groves and now the council needs to get to work.

Residents, supporters of university and Eden voice opinions on proposed educational zoning changes

The Webster Groves City Plan Commission kept the public hearing open on proposed zoning changes that could affect Webster University Expansion. Webster Groves residents and members of the university voiced their opinions on the proposed changes to the rezoning.

City Council puts off public hearing on educational zoning until November

In an effort to improve the proposed zoning ordinance, the Webster Groves City Council elects to delay the public hearing.

City denies university use of Eden property

Tuesday Aug. 20, Webster Groves City Council voted 4-3 against bill 8804 — a bill which would have allowed Webster University to use two buildings on Eden Theological Seminary’s campus and demolish another.

DOCUMENT: University, seminary file suit against City of Webster Groves

Webster University and Eden Theological Seminary filed suit against the City of Webster Groves on Wednesday, Sept. 18.

Webster Groves named ‘creative community of the year’

Webster Groves Mayor Gerry Welch recognized Webster University as a contributor that helped the city earn the 2013 Missouri Arts Award for Creative Community.

Webster University braces for changes from proposed educational zoning

President Elizabeth Stroble and university administration hosted a meeting in Sunnen Lounge to discuss the possible effects of the city’s proposed zoning change

Webster groves property values rising, amid concern

Despite resident concerns, property values in Webster Groves have been rising and are expected to continue climbing.

City Council names Guild Theatre a landmark

Webster Groves City Council named The Guild Theatre of Webster Groves a city-designated historical landmark after a public hearing on Oct. 15.

Council hears from institutions for clarity on their needs, yet misunderstandings prevent mutual agreement...

The city votes to extend the public hearing on the proposed zoning ordinance after a disagreement on what the ordinance can and cannot allow for Eden and Webster.