The national hardware store is hoping to tap into a new market by moving into St. Peters. The store, potentially located in Ward 1 on the east side of Spencer Road, south side of Executive Centre Parkway, has locations around the country but none nearby. The closest stores are in Springfield, IL, Jefferson City, MO, and Quincy, IL.
Menards will be presenting a site plan at Wednesday's planning and zoning meeting. If approved by the Commission, the store would be giving clearance to come to the city. St. Peters Mayor Len Pagano said he was excited about the possibility of another business coming to town.
The Commission will also vote on three home occupations and hear two public hearings related to special use permits.
The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at the .