“You’re wanting TIF money from us right now, based on an evolving plan? Would you sign a black mortgage? Because I’m pretty sure you wouldn’t.”
Developer Jim Sansone, principal at the Sansone Group, is speaking up in support of tax breaks for big developers to keep building strip malls in St. Louis County.
The St. Louis Board of Aldermen must now consider a proposed $8.1 million tax break for Laclede Gas to move to a different building downtown.
Members of the St. Louis Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Commission approved $8.1 million for the project Wednesday, by a 4-0 vote.
“We have decided not to proceed with our involvement in the Ellisville development,” Erica Jones, Walmart Senior Manager of Communications, told KMOX
Tables turned on the Ellisville City Attorney accused of threatening council members to get votes and helping oust Mayor Adam Paul.
Mayor Adam Paul’s political opponents are anonymously blogging their grievances under — what was — a very vulgar and explicit pen name.
“I’m so excited to get back into work but when I hear the city’s trying to appeal or reconsider the motion to stay me, it kind of took the sail out of my winds”
By a 6-5 vote Wednesday night it ensures that half of the Hadley Township neighborhood will be bought out.
A trial court more than two years ago threw out $390 million in TIF funding for developer Paul McKee’s NorthSide Regeneration project.