Tuesday’s vote could give the St. Louis Fire Department $40 million if the issue gets two-thirds of the votes.
Sen. Kraus says he’s not likely to support a gas tax hike, and said his biggest concern is how the state is spending over $400 million a year paying back bonds.
Nearly two years after the devastation of a tornado in Joplin, lawmakers went over options for funds to help rebuild destroyed sidewalks.
Rainy Day Fund being explored as funding option.
Projects to see funding are levees along the Mississippi and Missouri rivers.