From Gail Compton, spokesperson:
Anabeth Weil, Forest Park Executive, will retire August 31. She has worked for the Parks Department for 18 years and was instrumental in developing and implementing the Forest Park Master Plan.
Weil is the founder of the Flora Conservancy of Forest Park, a not-for-profit volunteer organization whose mission is to work in partnership with the City of St. Louis Parks Department to beautify and maintain landscaped areas of Forest Park. She expanded the work to include Carondelet, Lafayette, Serra, and Sherman parks.