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

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

Mirage Photo – A Passion of Two Friends

What started out as friendship for Shawn Traman and Samantha Iverson soon turned into a local business called Mirage Photo. The two spend their days shooting portraits, events, and weddings around the St. Charles area. Their building at 1128 N. 2nd Street serves as a creative space where they can meet with clients, shoot photos…

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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

Pumpkin Glow

October 26 at 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Charles, MO 63301

Don’t you just love the way Main Street Saint Charles looks when it is illuminated? Join us for the Historic Saint Charles Pumpkin GLOW. Shop’s OPEN LATE! Come enjoy the enchanting sight of hundreds of…

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Pumpkin Glow
October 25 at 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Pumpkin Glow
October 26 at 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Trunk or Treat at McNeil Motor Cars
October 31 at 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Climb So Ill Open House | Reel Rock 14
November 8 at 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Jingle Bell Run – St. Louis
November 17 at 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Artist Spotlight: Ann Croghan, Expressing Her Faith Through Art

As Ann Croghan, a Foundry Art Centre artist paints with a full palette of colors in studios 15 and 16,…

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Mosaics Fine Art Festival: Celebrating 25 Years of Sharing Art With the Community

At the end of every summer, Main Street is filled with booths of local artists offering their work to the…

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