Phase 1 of the State’s #ShowMeStrong Recovery Plan has been extended from Sunday, May 31, 2020, through Monday, June 15, 2020 by Missouri Governor Mike Parson. Citizens may re-engage in economic and social activities but must adhere to social distancing requirements in most cases.

of Missouri’s Total Economy
Fastest Growing County in Missouri

About St. Charles County, MO

St. Charles County is perfectly aligned to start and grow a business. Positioned on a network of interstates in metro St. Louis, St. Charles County is centrally located 350 miles or less from many major markets including Chicago, Indianapolis, Louisville, Nashville, Tulsa, Kansas City, Omaha, and Des Moines. St. Charles County is proud to be a regional leader in metro St. Louis and the Midwest when it comes to job creation, low unemployment, business-friendly development, infrastructure development, and public safety - and has been the fastest growing county in Missouri since 2000.

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COVID-19 Drive-through testing available in St. Charles County May 26-30

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – The Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services (DHSS) and Missouri National Guard will perform drive-through testing for COVID-19 at two St. Charles County locations for five consecutive days beginning May 26. The tests are open to all residents of Missouri who register online; they do not have to have COVID-19

St. Charles County business community overwhelmingly supportive of response to COVID-19

Local business community overwhelmingly supportive of current response to COVID-19 in
St. Charles County, according to EDC online survey

What Business Leaders Are Saying:

Chris Seyer
CEO Seyer Industries
"Seyer Industries has proudly been part of the St. Charles County community for nearly 40 years. Governments are often seen as obstacles to growth due to bureaucracy and regulation, but I can say local governments in St. Charles County have been an exception. Having developed relationships with local officials over the years, we know we can sit across the table from one another and have meaningful, productive discussions. "
Ben Abbott
President Permian Plastics
"Easy access to major interstates, a highly skilled workforce, excellent school districts, and business-friendly environment make St. Charles County an outstanding place to locate and grow your business. The EDC along with County and City Governments and local partners provide the necessary support services needed for businesses of all sizes to help them be successful. "