The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers manages the Missouri River through the Master Manual, a 432-page document that lays out eight congressionally authorized purposes: flood control, river navigation, hydroelectric power, irrigation, water supply, water quality, recreation, and fish and wildlife (including preservation of endangered species).
Governor Mike Parson announced today that the Missouri General Assembly will be called back in for a Special Session concurrent with Veto Session. The Special Session will take place the week of September 10-14 and will focus on the passage of computer science course access and awareness of career opportunities through STEM education as well as expanding treatment courts in the State of Missouri.
Today, Governor Mike Parson appointed Kevin Selby as Circuit Judge for the 40th Judicial Circuit.
Today, Governor Mike Parson appointed former state representative Michael Colona as Associate Circuit Judge for the 22nd Judicial Circuit.
Today, Governor Mike Parson signed Executive Order 19-18 regarding the use of vaping devices among youth in Missouri.
Friday, October 11, and Saturday, October 12, 2019, the Missouri State Capitol Dome will be lit pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.