Request for Qualifications and Fee Proposal -- City Attorney – Legal Counsel
June 11, 2015
City of Wildwood, Missouri
The City of Wildwood, Missouri is seeking Statements of Qualifications and Fee Proposals for City Attorney and related legal counsel services.
Descriptions of the community and its municipal organization can be viewed here. Details of the duties of the City Attorney and a profile of the ideal applicant firm are also enclosed for your information.
Interested law firms are invited to submit a professional Statement of Qualifications, including a biography of the proposed named individual and related information describing the qualifications and experience of both the individual attorney and associated law firm.
By separate envelope marked “Fee Proposal”, please include a proposed fee structure, including a monthly retainer and hourly costs for legal work outside of the retainer parameters.
All proposals must be returned by no later than Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at 5:00 p.m. CDT, and shall be addressed to:
Ryan S. Thomas
City of Wildwood
16860 Main Street
Wildwood, Missouri 63040
City Council Activity - June 8, 2015
Approved Bill #2110 authorizing the Mayor to execute a contract with CDG Engineers, Inc. for the design services necessary for the replacement of the Strecker Road Bridge, at Old Strecker Road (Wards Two and Three)
Approved Bill #2111 authorizing an agreement with Golterman and Sabo Architectural Products for an acoustical treatment within the atrium lobby of the City of Wildwood Municipal Building. (Ward Eight)
2015 Farmers Market in Wildwood Every Saturday
The City’s 2015 Farmers Market Season, at the Town Center Plaza (221 Plaza Drive), is officially underway. The market is open every Saturday, now through the Fall. The market begins at 8:30 a.m. and continues through 12:30 p.m. Returning managers of the market, Rene’ and George Sackett, continue to promote a “producers’ only” type of facility, with an emphasis on locally-grown, produced, or made products being offered at it. The intent of this type of market is to create an atmosphere that caters to the desires and needs of its customers here in Wildwood, with the best varieties available, and products you can trust and feel good about eating or using in your home.
So, remember, to visit the Wildwood Farmers Market, every Saturday, now through the Fall, with plenty of convenient parking right next to it. Come on out and meet the market managers and make it a morning in Wildwood. Please feel free to contact the market managers, Rene’ and George Sackett, at firstname.lastname@example.org, with any questions or suggestions, and visit www.wildwoodfarmersmarket.org for updates throughout the season.
Residential Subdivision/Trustee Information on City Website
The City of Wildwood maintains a listing of residential subdivision trustees, websites, and other contact information on its website:
Information is provided on a voluntary basis, but the City would like to have information on as many residential subdivisions as it can, and maintain this page with the current items of interest and need. Therefore, please urge your subdivision trustees to submit information to the City through the form provided on this page. By doing so, this webpage can become a great resource to residents throughout Wildwood.
Active Shooter: Survival Strategies for the Community
Are you prepared for an active shooter incident?
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Wildwood City Hall (16860 Main Street)
The St. Louis County Police Department will present survival strategies for an active shooter event. Instructors from the St. Louis County Police Department, Tactical Operations Unit, will discuss prior active shooter events and provide up-to-date FBI data in regards to those occurring in the United States. This program will present the Department of Homeland Security’s option based program, RUN, HIDE, FIGHT, and offers the options available should an active shooter incident occur. There is no cost and no registration required.
Wildwood Historical Society June Program
The June program of the Wildwood Historical Society (WHS) will feature Fahr Greenhouses, which is a popular area establishment in operation since 1950. The current owners, Pat and Mary Bellrose, will share its history. They will also talk about the connection to brothers Fred and Norman St. Onge, early settlers in the Wildwood area. The Wildwood Historical Society (WHS) will hold a potluck, prior to the meeting. The Society will provide hot dogs, condiments, and drinks, and we ask that you bring a side dish or dessert to share. Tell your friends and neighbors – hope to see lots of people at June’s meeting!
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Potluck at 6:00 p.m.; Fahr Greenhouse Program at 7:00 p.m.
Wildwood Historical Society (WHS) Meeting Hall, 18750 Highway 100, Wildwood, MO 63069
Historic Preservation Commission - Does Your Family Have a Story You Would Like to Share?
The Historic Preservation Commission recently updated the ordinance that governs all of its activities, as well as its preservation efforts here in the community. As part of this update process, the Commission has identified a number of new initiatives relating to documenting the interesting and diverse history of the area that became the City of Wildwood. This history will be the centerpiece of a commemorative booklet that is to be published, as part of the City’s twentieth anniversary celebration. The Commission is seeking volunteers that may be long-time residents of the area to provide any oral, photographic, or artifact to it, so they may be recorded, copied, or photographed and used as part of this book. All photographs and artifacts will be returned to the lender promptly. Anyone interested in helping the Commission in this effort is asked to please contact the Department of Planning at (636) 458-0440 or by e-mailing Joe Vujnich at email@example.com to discuss your contribution to this important project. Thank you for any consideration in this regard. The members of the Commission want to ensure that the role of you and your family in the development of this area that is now known as Wildwood is not lost to future generations.
Wildwood is Almost 20
On August 28, 29, and 30, 2015, Wildwood will celebrate its twentieth anniversary. This event, Celebrate Wildwood, will have something for everybody, so mark your calendar now and don’t miss it. This year, the City is proud to announce that, on August 28th, Friday night, the United States Air Force Band of Mid-America’s group – Starlifter will be the headlining entertainment. At the conclusion, of the band’s performance, fireworks will follow.
What a start to Wildwood’s birthday and that is just the first day! For more information, please visit www.celebratewildwood.com. To learn more about the band and the service men and women in it, please visit www.bandofmidamerica.af.mil.