Notice of Appeal Hearing-Travelers Casualty & Surety Co. of America



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Chesterfield will hold an Appeal Hearing on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 690 Chesterfield Parkway West, Chesterfield, Missouri 63017. 

Said hearing will be as follows:

Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America – Appeal of City Code Section 31-02-12.A.5 and A.6:  “The City shall not permit or accept the posting of any bond issued or proposed to be issued by a surety or an affiliate of a surety which has, in the preceding ten (10) years, refused to pay upon formal demand all or part of a claim of the City on any other surety bond. Any individual, corporation or property owner aggrieved by this Section may appeal to the City Council to request the City to accept the posting of such bond. The City Council may consider whether the refusal to pay resulted in litigation, mediation or arbitration of the claim, whether the claim was wholly or partially determined in favor of the City, whether the prior refusal to pay was settled between the City and surety or any other hardship evidence presented by the individual, corporation or property owner. In no instance shall a bond be accepted from a surety while in litigation, mediation or arbitration with the City.

The City shall not accept the posting of any bond issued or proposed by any surety or an affiliate who has refused to pay upon formal demand of the City or been involved in any litigation pertaining to said failure to pay within the past ten (10) years as of the effective date of this Section of the UDC.”

Anyone interested in the proceedings will be given an opportunity to be heard.  If you should need additional information about this Hearing, please contact Justin Wyse, Director of Planning, at 636-537-4734 or at

Anyone requiring special accommodations, should contact Chesterfield Customer Service at 636-537-4000