St. Louis County Council
A total of 54 sites in 22 states were up for consideration to build the 777x, including the company’s plant in north St. Louis County.
Dennis Muilenburg was the president and chief executive of St. Louis-headquarted Boeing Defense, Space & Security.
Dooley maintains that the county did not act inappropriately when redrawing trash routes so it shouldn’t own trash companies anything.
Gov. Nixon says the $3.5 billion package puts Missouri near the top of the list but VP George Roman wouldn’t say if that is true.
The public quarrel came as the council voted to not approve Dooley’s recent police board nominee, Bob Baer.
The council did not approve Bob Baer to the board, claiming his ties to the county executive raise flags.
The package not only supports statewide tax incentives approved Friday, totaling $1.7 billion, but also pledges another $1.8 billion.
The county council was set to perfect the budget bills at Tuesday night’s meeting but issues during negotiations have councilors putting on the brakes.
The measure would require all new road projects to consider adding a bike lane or sidewalks.
The first draft came out last week but council members, including Council Chair Kathleen Burkett, D-Overland, say so far, so good.