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.
In a press conference today, Governor Mike Parson announced the state’s plan to help combat violent crime in the St. Louis region. The plan comes on the heels of multiple meetings with state, local, and federal leaders and community groups to better understand the issues and discuss potential solutions.
Today, Governor Mike Parson announced eight appointments to various boards and commissions.
Monday, September 16 - Tuesday, September 17, 2019, Governor Mike Parson will travel to California to meet with Bay Area technology executives and promote Missouri as an ideal location for business.
Today, the Missouri Senate unanimously passed HB 1, which will allow the sales proceeds of more than one vehicle to be used as a credit against the sales tax owed on the purchase of a new vehicle.