Tag: St. Louis Economic Development Partnership

RELEASE: New community library program puts books into the hands of Metro Transit riders

Reading materials for people of all ages are now available at four Metro Transit Centers as part of a new partnership which will put surplus library books in the hands of transit riders in North St. Louis County, who do not have the time, access or transportation to get to the library. The St. Louis Economic Development Partnership, St. Louis Promise Zone, St. Louis County Library, Bi-State Development and Metro Transit were joined by special […]

St. Louis County Port Authority purchases Jamestown Mall property

After a long process, the St. Louis County Port Authority now owns all the property at the derelict Jamestown Mall site in Florissant and are hearing requests for proposals (RFP) to redevelop the site. At St. Louis County Executive Stenger’s urging, the St. Louis County Port Authority actively negotiated to secure all of the Jamestown property. The mall, which had multiple owners, closed in 2014. In 2015, County Executive Stenger traveled to New York to meet […]

RELEASE: St. Louis Region Leaders Will Visit Buenos Aires and Rosario

ST. LOUIS— More than 30 community and business leaders from the St. Louis region are set for a trade & investment mission to Argentina. The trip to South America, from Nov. 5-11, will include stops in Buenos Aires and Rosario. The World Trade Center St. Louis and St. Louis Economic Development Partnership are leading the trade & investment mission. Partnership CEO Sheila Sweeney, World Trade Center Executive Director Tim Nowak and senior-level executives from many […]