Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says the new Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge will bring a strong economic impact for both Illinois and Missouri.
Through new entity, city and county seek to eliminate local competition and red tape in economic development and retention.
The report makes a point of stating the panel’s finding that the DED did not do its due diligence while investigating Mamtek.,
Missouri’s Department of Economic Development is still without a director after the Senate refused to approve the Governor’s appointment.
KMOX’s Charles Brennan had questioned Ehlmann about the proposed 9.6 million dollar tax subsidy for a Schnucks development.
“This is an important step for moving this bill toward the finish line.”
An economic development conference draws advice for the city from around the Midwest.