st louis http://kbia.org en St. Louis, Kansas City rank high in volunteerism http://kbia.org/post/st-louis-kansas-city-rank-high-volunteerism <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A new report says the St. Louis and Kansas City areas are among nation's most generous metro regions when it comes to volunteering.</p><p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:22:35 +0000 Associated Press 45396 at http://kbia.org St. Louis, Kansas City rank high in volunteerism Missouri part of high-speed rail push http://kbia.org/post/missouri-part-high-speed-rail-push <p></p><p>Missouri is part of a group of states forging ahead with plans for high-speed passenger rail.</p><p>The group has put out a call for bids for the production of 35 next generation locomotives. The request for proposals released yesterday calls for lighter, cleaner-burning locomotives that can reach speeds of up to 125 miles per hour. Fri, 09 Aug 2013 13:00:15 +0000 Associated Press 38562 at http://kbia.org Missouri part of high-speed rail push St. Louis officials consider merging city/county economic strategies http://kbia.org/post/st-louis-officials-consider-merging-citycounty-economic-strategies <p></p><p>St. Louis aldermen have taken a step toward merging economic strategies with surrounding St. Louis County, a move that would pave the way for more cooperation between the two governments.</p><p>The Board of Aldermen last week endorsed a merger of economic development agencies. And the <em>St. Louis Post-Dispatch</em> <a href="http://bit.ly/12BHjlA">reports </a>the board is expected to take a final vote in early June.</p> Tue, 28 May 2013 12:40:23 +0000 Associated Press 34431 at http://kbia.org St. Louis officials consider merging city/county economic strategies Home foreclosure legislation puts city, state governments at odds http://kbia.org/post/home-foreclosure-legislation-puts-city-state-governments-odds <p></p><p>The Missouri senate passed legislation Monday that would prevent local municipalities from making laws regarding mediation in home foreclosures.</p><p> Fri, 10 May 2013 15:04:34 +0000 Russell Chapin 33509 at http://kbia.org Home foreclosure legislation puts city, state governments at odds St. Charles county caucus rescheduled http://kbia.org/post/st-charles-county-caucus-rescheduled <p>The Missouri Republican Party rescheduled the controversial St. Charles County Caucus for April 10<sup>th</sup>.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 23 Mar 2012 22:27:48 +0000 Addison Walton 11137 at http://kbia.org St. Charles county caucus rescheduled