Monday night at the Richmond Heights council meeting new Police Chief Doug Schaeffler, Police Major Craig Mueller, and Police Captain Gerry Rohr received their badges.
Chief Doug Schaeffler said he’s seen six mayors and four chiefs in his time with the department.
Also in the council meeting, city officials approved using the city’s $20,000 Community Development Grant Fund allocation for repair of low income residents’ homes. It is to be administered by St. Louis County’s Home Improvement Program, as in the past. They also approved the financing plan to proceed with the Boland Place apartment development.