economic development

Illinois House Approves DCEO Privatization BillA plan to privatize Illinois' economic development agency and beef up its responsibilities has cleared the House.
Mo. Lawmakers Hear Input on New NFL Stadium in St. LouisMissouri economic development officials on Monday told a House panel that building a new football stadium in St. Louis could bring nearly $300 million in net sales tax revenues to the state over the next 30 years.
Missouri Proposal Would Open Office in IsraelThe office would be focused on developing partnerships between Missouri and Israeli businesses in agriculture, biotechnology and other emerging fields.
New Mississippi River Bridge Will Bring Strong Economic ImpactIllinois Gov. Pat Quinn says the new Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge will bring a strong economic impact for both Illinois and Missouri.
New Job Creation Effort in St. LouisThrough new entity, city and county seek to eliminate local competition and red tape in economic development and retention.
Mamtek Investigation Results OpenedThe report makes a point of stating the panel's finding that the DED did not do its due diligence while investigating Mamtek.,
Missouri Still Without Permanent Economic Development HeadMissouri's Department of Economic Development is still without a director after the Senate refused to approve the Governor's appointment.
Ehlmann Gives Elected Officials an F in Economic Development KMOX's Charles Brennan had questioned Ehlmann about the proposed 9.6 million dollar tax subsidy for a Schnucks development.
Missouri Senate Passes Scaled Back China Hub Incentives“This is an important step for moving this bill toward the finish line.”
Leaders Tell City: Stop SquabblingAn economic development conference draws advice for the city from around the Midwest.

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