Today, Governor Mike Parson signed Executive Order 19-16, announcing the commencement of the Missouri as a Model Employer initiative.
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).
The U.S. Department of Transportation has announced 55 Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) Grant awards in 35 states, including nearly $13.5 million for the East Locust Creek Reservoir project in Milan, Missouri, and nearly $21 million for the Grant Avenue Parkway project in Springfield, Missouri.
At today’s Apprenticeship Missouri Summit in Columbia, Governor Mike Parson recognized National Apprenticeship Week and commended Missouri’s second in the nation ranking for new and completed apprenticeships.
Today, Governor Mike Parson released the following statement regarding the observance of Veterans Day.
Today, the state released its October 2019 General Revenue Report, showing that net general revenue collections for October increased 10.2 percent from October 2018.