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.

Turn lane delays parking garage

Safety costs of adding a left-turn lane, and how such a lane might alleviate traffic were among the topics discussed at the city council meeting on Tuesday Aug. 20.

Webster groves property values rising, amid concern

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

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.

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.

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.

Eden fights for clarification

For Eden Theological Seminary the proposed zoning changes are not just a matter of politics, it’s also a matter of religion. Dr. David Greenhaw,...

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.

Educational zoning debate continues after heated public hearing

At a public hearing on proposed educational zoning, Webster University discovered the only thing holding up the Interdisciplinary Science Building (IDS) from moving forward,...

Residents criticize city on lawsuit

At the Oct. 1 Webster Groves City Council meeting, residents questioned the Council about how things had progressed to the point that Webster University and Eden Theological Seminary would sue the city.

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.

Plan Commission report on proposed amendments could affect Webster University expansion

A representative from the Plan Commission will give an interim report at the Jan. 21 city council meeting regarding proposed zoning code amendments. The proposed changes could affect Webster University’s future expansion.

City Plan Commission hosts public forum on educational zoning

The city plan commission presented amendments to educational zoning in Webster Groves during a public hearing at its Dec. 2 meeting.

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.

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.

Webster, Eden consider next steps

Eden president calls city’s decision on Webster University expansion and use of land ‘unwarranted’