Stormwater Committee

Committee Openings

Engineers, developers, contractors and residents are encouraged to apply to serve on the committee as openings do occur and applications of interested candidates are kept on file. Volunteers for the vacancies must be residents of Creve Coeur. A background in stormwater management is preferred, but not required.

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please contact Debbie Ryan, City Clerk, at (314) 872-2517. The application can be completed online.


The committee consists of seven to nine members who each serve a three-year term.

Primary responsibilities and duties include:
  • Reviewing each problem location that is referred to them by a property owner or city staff
  • Making a determination as to an appropriate design solution to the problem and recommending a solution to the City Council.
To find out more about the roles and guidelines of appointed and elected City positions, read


A Citizens Advisory Guide to Boards, Committees and Commissions.


  • George Orton, Committee Member
  • Judith Campbell, Committee Member - Vice Chair
  • Martin Jaffe, Committee Member
  • Richard Koch, Committee Member - Chair
  • Laura Catalano, Committee Member
  • Dr. Robert Hoffman, Council Liaison - Ward 3


The Stormwater Committee recently updated the City's Stormwater Master Plan which was adopted on December 10, 2012, by the City Council. All documents are available at the Government Center. For questions, please contact Jim Heines, Director of Public Works, at (314) 872-2533.

  1. Jim Heines

    Director of Public Works

  2. Kellie Henke

    Administrative Supervisor

  3. Physical Address
    300 N. New Ballas Rd.
    Creve Coeur, MO 63141

    Phone: (314) 872-2533