Woodson Terrace is a city located in northern St. Louis County that encompasses no more than 0.77 square miles between the neighboring cities of Edmunson, Breckenridge Hills and St. John.
In August of 1946, Woodson Terrace incorporated and became the Village of Woodson Terrace. At that time, Woodson Terrace was a farming community. The City of St. Louis streetcar line ran north of St. Charles Rock Road and ended about one‐half mile west.
In 1954, the Village of Woodson Terrace became the City of Woodson Terrace. During the latter part of the 1960s, Woodson Terrace experienced a growth in both population and economic development. By 1965, the airport and Highway 70 development were in full swing and lead to the region experiencing times of growth and prosper ever since.
Residents of Woodson Terrace are served by the Ritenour School District.
|Mayor of Woodson Terrace||
Lawrence “Butch” Besmer
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|Board of Alderman Members||
Rita A. Martin
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|City Attorney||Frank Vatterott||(314) 770-2100|
|Municipal Judge||E. Thomas Clarkin||(314) 469-6329|
||(314) 427-2600 ex. 131|
|Accounts Payable||Janet Sauer||(314) 427-2600 ex. 133|
|Public Works Director||