Major League Soccer commissioner will spend much of 2015 evaluating potential expansion.
Missouri 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.
The St. Louis Regional Convention and Sports Complex Authority also announced the addition of 5 consultants to join Gov. Nixon’s task force to develop plans for a NFL stadium project in downtown St. Louis.
Fans in Rams jerseys cheer unanimous vote.
Later today, the Inglewood City Council will consider whether to approve plans to fast-track a $2 billion, 80,000-seat stadium in the L.A. suburb.
Those who own land in the path of the proposed NFL stadium along the riverfront are hoping to make a deal, and waiting for someone to make an offer.
The $1.7 billion stadium would be built in the Los Angeles area.
Three shifts a day, five days a week, with no overtime – that’s what local labor leaders are committing to to reduce the time and cost of constructing a new NFL stadium in St. Louis.
Republican Sen. Ryan Silvey, R-Kansas City, filed legislation Thursday to block the sale or refinancing of bonds by Gov. Jay Nixon to fund a new NFL stadium.
Gov. Jay Nixon says if the NFL leaves St. Louis, the state will miss out on $10 million of income tax from players.