St. Louis is the first city in the nation displaying billboards promoting free speech by displaying a cartoon image of Muhammad.
The billboards are being installed by the Diversity Awareness Partnership.
Stem from local participation in federal lawsuit over contraceptive rights.
Funding for health services for the blind is among the big-ticket items for negotiators assigned to work on the $24 billion Fiscal 2013 state budget.
The Missouri Outdoor Advertising Association says there are about 40 or 50 such signs throughout the state.
Billboard owners would be allowed to move them to another location
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) __ Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation amending the state’s billboard laws, saying it would limit the power of local governments to regulate signs in their communities. The legislation would […]
Gov. Jay Nixon to decide whether he views billboards as visual clutter or vital traveler tools.
Passage could lead to more digital road ads in Missouri
The law was inspired by ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich, who put his name on open-road tolling signs.