http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Aerotropolis bill before Mo. Senate committee http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/aerotropolis-bill-mo-senate-committee <p>After easily passing the <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/">House</a> last week, a <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/">Missouri Senate </a>committee is now considering a bill designed to make <a href="http://www.lambert-stlouis.com/">Lambert Airport </a>an international air cargo hub.</p><p>The so-called <a href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB840&amp;year=2011&amp;code=R">Aerotropolis bill </a>would provide around $480 million in tax credits to companies that develop air cargo facilities at or near Lambert.&nbsp; Airport Director Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge told the committee that the bill is about more than just doing business with China. Thu, 21 Apr 2011 02:55:05 +0000 Marshall Griffin 1000 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Aerotropolis bill before Mo. Senate committee Mo. House passes Aerotropolis bill http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-passes-aerotropolis-bill <p>The <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/">Missouri House </a>has passed the <a href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB840&amp;year=2011&amp;code=R">Aerotropolis bill</a>, which is designed to turn <a href="http://www.lambert-stlouis.com/">Lambert Airport in St. Louis </a>into a global air freight hub.</p><p>The bill would provide around $480 million in tax incentives, which companies could use to build cargo facilities near Lambert Airport. Tue, 12 Apr 2011 03:37:11 +0000 Marshall Griffin 931 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House passes Aerotropolis bill