Council Split On Strand Agreement, But Development Agreement Was Approved Unanimously

After nearly an hour of discussion and comments, the Chillicothe City Council approved accepting the Strand Hotel Apartments.  City Administrator Roze Frampton says it was a tough decision. The payment will satisfy a lien by the Missouri Housing Development Commission. Under the agreement, the owner will pay $70,000 towards the needed repairs to the building to bring it back up […]

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Fire Alarm At Strand Apartments

Cooking set off the Fire alarms at the Strand Apartments Wednesday afternoon.  Chillicothe Fire Fighters received the call at about 12:35 and arrived in 4 minutes to find no fire or smoke. The automatic fire alarm panel showed the smoke detector going off in apt 416.  At the apartment, the firefighters found only smoke as the occupant was cooking with […]

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Fire Call at Strand Apartments

Chillicothe Firemen were called to the Strand Apartments at 716 Clay Friday afternoon shortly before 1:00pm to Apartment 502. The official report says firemen were called by an automatic alarm, responding with one fire truck and one ladder truck with six personnel. Upon arrival, firemen discovered a new tenant cooking. No fire conditions were found. A window was opened to […]

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