Tag: Governor Jay Nixon

144-mile hiking and biking trail expected in Missouri’s near future

| December 21, 2016

Gov. Jay Nixon was at Ameren headquarters in St. Louis Wednesday to announce details of plans to develop the former Rock Island rail line.

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Graduation rate in Missouri goes up, top 10 in the nation

| December 20, 2016

According to the U.S. Department of Education, Missouri’s four-year high school graduation rate has increased.

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Governor Nixon announces addition of three new state parks in southern Missouri

| December 16, 2016

The addition of three new state parks in southern Missouri will bring the total number of state parks in Missouri to 91.

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Gov. Nixon announces CVS Distribution Center expansion expected 360 new jobs

| December 14, 2016

With access to key road systems in the region, the planned distribution center will support the service and fulfillment needs of more than 370 CVS Pharmacy stores throughout the Midwest.

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Governor Nixon orders flags be flown at half staff to honor sacrifice of Adair County soldier

| November 15, 2016

Missouri flags at state buildings in all 114 counties and the City of St. Louis will be flown at half-staff on Saturday, Nov. 19th.

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Governor Nixon makes $8.7 million available for current budget following Volkswagen settlement

| October 21, 2016

The funds made available today include $4.5 million for school transportation, as well as $3 million for a previously deferred biodiesel subsidies transfer.

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Gov. Nixon makes $12.1 million available for budget, the majority to fund public schools

| October 5, 2016

The expenditures made available today include $6 million for the Foundation Formula for K-12 public schools, as well as $3 million for school transportation.

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Missouri awarded over $634k to increase small business exports

| October 4, 2016

Gov. Nixon said the STEP grant will be used to focus on export and trade promotion activities in key global regions, including the Middle East region.

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Nixon grants nine pardons

| September 24, 2016

According to a recent news release, Gov. Jay Nixon granted nine pardons Friday to seven men and two women, whom completed their sentence and have become law-abiding citizens.

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