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ChamberofCommerce.org rates O’Fallon as “Best Place to Live” in the State of Missouri

The good news about O’Fallon, Missouri, just keeps coming, with the latest report from the website ChamberofCommerce.org ranking O’Fallon as the “Best Place to Live” in the State of Missouri. O’Fallon joined with St. Peters (#3) and St. Charles (#5) to have three St. Charles County cities in the Top 5.
To create its index of cities, the site ranked a total of 2,509 qualified cities (those with populations above 25,000 and enough data for analysis) by five factors: employment (number of establishments, median earnings); housing (owner-occupied housing with a mortgage, monthly housing costs); quality of life (work commute, poverty levels); education (percentage with a bachelor’s degree or higher); and health (obesity ratios).
Regarding O’Fallon, ChamberofCommerce.org website stated O’Fallon offers residents a little bit of everything. “Several large businesses, including MasterCard, operate in the city, providing a spark to the economy. O’Fallon has many acres of public parks that include playgrounds, fields and walking paths.”
“Ours is a great community and it’s a tremendous honor to be repeatedly recognized as among the best cities in our region,” said O’Fallon Mayor Bill Hennessy. “This ranking really looks at the many details that make a City livable, from great jobs to low-crime to good schools, affordable housing, healthcare access, parks and leisure activities. O’Fallon has all these things and more, thanks to our residents, businesses, outstanding Police Department, City staff and elected officials.”

Source: ChamberofCommerce.org

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Safehome.org rates O’Fallon as Missouri’s safest large city and #52 in the nation

The newest report from www.safehome.org again found that O’Fallon is one of the safest cities in the Country.

The website named O’Fallon as the safest large city in Missouri (population 50,000+) and the 2nd safest City in the state (pop. 25,000+). O’Fallon was the only Missouri city to be rated in the national list (pop. 50,000+), coming in at number 52 on the “The top 101 safest cities in America.”

“We are fortunate to have residents and businesses who care immensely about the safety of our neighborhoods,” said O’Fallon’s Mayor, Bill Hennessy. “That pride in our community is amplified by the men and women of the O’Fallon Police Department who work so hard each day to keep us all safe.”

The report was listed at https://www.safehome.org/safest-cities.

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National Council for Home Safety rates O’Fallon as Missouri’s safest large city and #13 overall

The newest report from the National Council for Home Safety and Security again found that O’Fallon is one of the safest cities in Missouri.

The National Council for Home Safety and Security named O’Fallon as the 13th safest City in the state in a report, “The Safest Cities in Missouri 2019.” With a population of more than 87,000 residents, O’Fallon was the only City with a population over 50,000 residents to be rated in the top 20. O’Fallon recorded 158 violent crimes and 1,006 property crimes.

“This is truly a testament to our residents and businesses who look out for their community and work to keep their neighborhoods safe,” said O’Fallon’s Mayor, Bill Hennessy. “And, it’s further evidence of the tremendous work being done by our O’Fallon Police Department. These men and women dedicate every day of their lives to keeping us safe and secure.”

The report was listed https://www.alarms.org/safest-cities-in-missouri.

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SelectOFallon.com honored as Finalist in Best Government Website debut

The SelectOFallon.com website was honored as a finalist at the National Association of Government Web Professionals (NAGW) annual Pinnacle Awards banquet held in Pittsburgh on September 14, 2018. O’Fallon’s new site selector-focused website was named one of the finalists in the “Microsite/Special Site” category. While the website ultimately did not win the overall top prize, it was still an honor to be named one of the best government websites to debut in 2018.

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“These continuing honors reflect our community’s commitment to excellence, and our residents, businesses, law enforcement, City staff and elected officials can take great pride in their part in these outstanding tributes by national organizations,” said O’Fallon’s Mayor, Bill Hennessy. ”These tremendous honors are evidence of the great community our residents and businesses have built here in O’Fallon, and they set a high standard that we are committed to maintaining in the future.”

— Mayor Bill Hennessy in reference to National Council for Home Safety and 247WallSt.com honors