Modern Distribution Management Magazine ranked Graybar, a St. Louis-based telecommunications and electrical supply chain management company, one of the top five electrical distributers in the country.
— Graybar (@Graybar) June 29, 2012
Close to 5,000 acres of Mark Twain National Forest have burned down due to more than 100 wildfires in 2012. Officials are worried that the hot and dry conditions this summer may make the fires burning now more dangerous than the wildfires that happen regularly in the spring and fall.
— KPLR (@KPLR) June 29, 2012
Georgetown University released a study predicting Missouri will have close to 394,000 health care jobs by 2020, up from roughly 321,000 in 2010. That’s an increase of more than 22 percent.
Study: Health care in Missouri is set to add thousands of jobs ow.ly/bTkAP
— Missouri Partnership (@MoPartnership) June 29, 2012
The new owners of Westport Plaza in St. Louis are looking to improve overall tenant occupancy by one fourth, from 72 percent to 90 percent.
Lodging Hospitality Management buys Westport Plaza for $33 million bizjournals.com/stlouis/news/2…
— STLBusinessJournal (@stlbj) June 28, 2012
Soulard Market is enacting a three-phase plan to update everything from sidewalks and trees to creating a new space for hosting special events.
City of St. Louis unveils $14 million Soulard Market plan ow.ly/bTOf4
— Missouri Partnership (@MoPartnership) June 28, 2012
Missouri gets an exemption from No Child Left Behind requirements but still has to revamp educational system to meet the Obama Administration’s strict educational standards.
— Missouri (@RFMissouri) June 29, 2012