Recently, the Saint Louis Business Journal reported that the Saint Louis Convention and Visitors Commission (CVC) is pushing for a $100 million improvement and expansion of the
A 2013 consultant’s report on the proposed convention hotel has some pretty rosy projections that are likely unrealistic. We have to rely on the 2013 report because the city is not releasing any of the data specific to this proposal.
Consultants for the proposed downtown convention hotel are telling us that if we build a new hotel we will almost double our hotel traffic.
In their recent push to keep the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) in Saint Louis City, city leadership has argued the case of economic necessity. As the mayor put it:
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that enrollment in St. Louis Public Schools (SLPS) is down by nearly 1,500 students.
Just when you thought licensing hair braiders was the silliest example of government overreach you had ever seen, University City considers doing something sillier.
A recent article in the Post-Dispatch reported on the city’s plans to spend more than a billion dollars on a new football stadium, a MetroLink expansion, and setting up land for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA).
Ohio is leading the way with a Silicon Valley–like way to track each dollar spent by that state’s government.
Former St. Louis Mayor Vince Schoemehl recently penned a letter to the St. Louis Business Journal about the benefits of investing in early childhood education.
Recently, the governor’s stadium task force announced a provisional agreement for the naming rights of a proposed riverfront stadi