The first recorded European settlers in Missouri were French fur traders and Catholic missionaries who arrived in the late 1700s. The area was later acquired by the United States as part of the Louisiana Purchase in 1803, and it became a state in 1821.
Spring Cleaning Around the Dock and Shore.
Spring cleaning around dock and boating areas should involve the following tasks:
Clearing debris and trash from the dock and surrounding area
Checking and tightening hardware and dock supports
Inspecting and repairing boat covers, lines, and fenders
Cleaning and treating the dock surface and boat surfaces
Power-washing boat and dock surfaces
Homeless individuals often have to contend with harsh weather conditions and may not have access to clean and safe places to sleep. Many of them sleep on the streets or in shelters, which can be overcrowded and unsanitary. They also face the risk of violence, theft and harassment on the streets.