Wentzville may be making moves to become a charter city! Read below and follow the link to learn more about one of St. Charles County’s fastest growing city!
“WENTZVILLE, Mo. (KMOV.com) –
The City of Wentzville is exploring the idea of becoming a charter city.
There are different types of municipalities, a village, a 3rd Class City, a 4th Class City and a charter city, Currently, Wentzville is a 4th Class City.
A charter city is not controlled by the state whereas the other types of municipalities are subject to limitations based on state laws, meaning the city residents cannot dictate laws and elected offices.
Several cities surrounding Wentzville are charter cities, including O’Fallon, Wildwood, St. Charles and Augusta.”
Source & excerpt: KMOV.com
Find out more here: http://www.kmov.com/story/34303506/wentzville-exploring-becoming-a-charter-city