Frenchtown St. Charles, Missouri

Welcome to Frenchtown St. Charles, Missouri!

Here you'll find the latest opportunities in and around Frenchtown to explore, enjoy and invest in this developing neighborhood of the historic St. Charles community. The information shared within comes from the Frenchtown Revitalization Task Force which is a collective voice made up of residents, business owners and city officials all working together to revitalize this historically valuable, community-focused and eclectic neighborhood.

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2018 HyettPalma Study RESULTS

Recommendations & Suggestions

We are excited to share with you the recommendations and suggestions from the HyettPalma study in this below linked 2018 assessment. HyettPalma is the community development agency we engaged to provide the outside counsel and best recommendations for our Frenchtown revitalization efforts. This report is an update per the work and progress of our community since the initial study they prepared for us in 2003.


Real Estate & Development

Frenchtown is Great Streets’ Next Project – First Meeting Dec. 12

Earlier this year, the efforts to revitalize Frenchtown took a step forward when East-West Gateway Council of Governments, the metropolitan planning organization for the St. Louis region, selected Frenchtown as the location for the next Great Streets project. East-West Gateway’s Great Streets projects focus on showing communities how to expand in a way that enhances…

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Business Highlight

Frenchtown Welcomes Home Interior Shop

What was once a vacant warehouse now stands as a new, modern storefront for Grateful Thread Interiors at 221 Franklin Street. Owner, Jill Ryan, decided to move her drapery, upholstery and interior design business from New Town to Frenchtown two months ago to add retail space. Wishing for Something More After studying various forms of…

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Community Betterment

Planning and Zoning Recommendations Approved by City Council

UPDATE: The St. Charles City Council unanimously passed the proposal for changes to the Code of Ordinances for the Frenchtown Historic Commercial District (FHCD) at their June 4 meeting. –––– The City of St. Charles Planning and Zoning Commission approved changes to the Code of Ordinances for the Frenchtown Historic Commercial District (FHCD) at their…

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Featured Event

Course Coffee Grand Opening

December 14 at 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
1218 N. 2nd Street
St. Chalres, MO

Our future neighbors at Course Coffee Roasters are having their grand opening Dec. 14 and 15 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Join us at 1218 N. 2nd Street to check out the newest addition…

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Great Streets Community Planning Workshop
December 12 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Course Coffee Grand Opening
December 14 at 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Course Coffee Grand Opening
December 15 at 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

HFA Neighborhood Meeting
December 19 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

HFA Neighborhood Meeting
January 16, 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Holiday Weekend Getaway to Frenchtown

Need a holiday getaway? Frenchtown has you covered. With plenty of places to grab treats and shop, we’ve created a…

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Artist Spotlight: Laura Hohn, Building Connections Through Art and Small Business

Foundry Art Centre studio artist, Laura Hohn, was first exposed to art at a young age by her grandmother who…

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