Friday, May 24, 2013
The city of Ballwin's Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on the request next month.
Wendy's has been open since January. Work is beginning that will bring a U-Gas Convenience Store, gas station and car wash to the neighboring plat at what was formerly Rothman Furniture. What's next for the site? Possibly, an indoor gun range. The city of Ballwin's Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing June 3 to hear the request of Hindo, L.L.C. to allow for indoor shooting ranges as an allowed use under special exemptions. Hindo, LLC owns American Arms and Supply in Ballwin. Patch will be speaking with a representative of the company about the proposal. What would you like us to ask?
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
The convenience store will be located next to the new Wendy's on Manchester Road.
According to a company executive, work to build the U-Gas convenience store and gas station along Manchester Road on the former Rothman Furniture site should begin this week. Perry Cheatham, the Chief Operations Officer for U-Gas told Patch that the company has plans for a 3 month construction schedule, which would put an opening near Labor Day in September if the weather holds up. The roughly 4200 square foot facility would be the sixth locally to be done in the company's latest "concept", which includes gas, a full grocery, wine/beer offering, coffees and an automated car wash. Cheatham said approximately 20 employees will be hired for the Ballwin location, about six weeks prior to the opening day. Interested candidates can go to www.…
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
The wait for Frostys and square patties is over; the chain officially opens Jan. 15 in Ballwin.
Saturday, January 12, 2013
The new Wendy's location in Ballwin will officially open Jan. 15.
Wendy's will open to the public in Ballwin Jan. 15 at 10 a.m., after hosting Ballwin Elementary students for a special grand opening Monday. Selected 5th grade students from the elementary school who made outstanding academic achievements will be treated to a free meal at the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony Jan. 14, according to a press release from the restaurant. Faculty, staff and the students' families are also invited. "When our staff saw the new Wendy’s being built, we were excited that they were going to be our neighbors," said Tim Buss, Ballwin Elementary principal in the release. "When they called to invite us to the ribbon cutting ceremony, it was icing on the cake. They allowed us to invite our staff and our …
Saturday, December 22, 2012
Wendy's confirmed a grand opening date for Jan. 14, 2013.
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Wendy's confirmed a grand opening date for Jan. 14, 2013.
After original plans to open prior to the end of 2012, Wendy's confirmed with Patch that the new Ballwin location will open Jan. 15, 2013, with a grand opening celebration Jan. 14. Patch previously reported from the site developer and Ballwin city officials that the restaurant's target opening date was this week. Its location on Manchester Road at Seven Trails Drive, where a Rothman Furniture store used to stand, was leased in April 2011. What do you think? Are you looking forward to the Wendy's opening? Where's your favorite place for a quick burger? Tell us in the Comments. RELATED ARTICLES:
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
The new location for the hamburger place is located at Manchester Road and Seven Trails Drive.
Whether you're in it for the square hamburger patties or the Frosty and fries combo, a new Wendy's location is looking to open Dec. 18 in Ballwin. As Patch previously reported, Wendy's sits on Manchester Road near Seven Trails Drive, a former Rothman Furniture location. The December opening date comes nearly a year and a half after the lease signing in April 2011. What do you think? Are you looking forward to the Wendy's opening? Where's your favorite place for a quick burger? Tell us in the Comments. RELATED ARTICLES:
Friday, November 9, 2012
More than a dozen workers were hard at work in and around the new hamburger restaurant this week. The new restaurant is located at Manchester Road and Seven Trails Drive—formerly Rothman Furniture.
The shape of a new Wendy's restaurant is apparent now, as construction buzzes around the building, situated at the top of the hill at Manchester Road and Seven Trails Drive, the former site of a Rothman Furniture store. "They have not set an official date yet but they are hoping to open it by year end," said Ballwin Mayor Tim Pogue. "It will be close. I have spoken with many residents and there is a lot of excitement over this new business to Ballwin." Ballwin city planner Tom Aiken said the target date for the opening was Dec. 18, but had no update beyond that. Developer Bill Biermann of W.B. Biermann in Chesterfield owns the property on which the restaurant is being built and the franchisee is leasing it back. He said he's astounded at …
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Unless overruled by a judge, the district surrounding the future Wendy's and U-Gas would be subject to an additional 1 percent sales tax imposed by the site's developer.
A public hearing regarding a special tax district meant to help the developers behind a proposed Wendy's restaurant and U-Gas in central Ballwin recoup construction costs is scheduled for Tuesday evening. The transportation development district or TDD being sought by property owners be would place an additional 1 percent sales tax on all transactions within the district. Funds garnered by the TDD by law are required to be used for transportation improvements, which developer Bill Biermann of W.B. Biermann in Chesterfield said would go toward the cost of implementing pavement, retaining walls, infrastructure for storm water drainage and street lights. Following a petition filed on behalf of the site's property owners, a public hearing will …
Friday, March 16, 2012
A divided Ballwin City Council recently voted not to interfere with plans from a local developer that would create a Transportation Development District around the planned Wendy's and U-Gas businesses at the former Rothman Furniture site.
The Wendy's restaurant and U-Gas planned for the former Rothman Furniture site in Ballwin are likely to be subject to an additional sales tax following a request by the project's developer and a passive motion by Ballwin board members. The decision would result in the creation of a Transportation Development District or TDD, which would place an additional 1 percent sales tax on all transactions within the district. Funds garnered by the TDD by law are required to be used for transportation improvements, which developer Bill Biermann of W.B. Biermann in Chesterfield said would go toward the cost of implementing pavement, retaining walls, infrastructure for storm water drainage and street lights. Like the one in place for the Schnucks …