Missourians Organizing for Reform and Empowerment http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Laclede Gas Should Move Without Tax Help, Protesters Say http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/laclede-gas-should-move-without-tax-help-protesters-say <p>An advocacy organization is protesting the request for <a href="http://stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/sldc/economic-development/tax-increment-financing.cfm">Tax Increment Financing</a> as Laclede Gas plans to move down the street.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Missourians Organizing for Reform and Empowerment, or MORE, held signs outside of </span>Laclede<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Gas’ headquarters Monday.</span></p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:58:38 +0000 Maria Altman 30991 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Laclede Gas Should Move Without Tax Help, Protesters Say Petition To End St. Louis Tax Incentives Delivered With Thousands Of Signatures http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/petition-end-st-louis-tax-incentives-delivered-thousands-signatures <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">About 50 activists delivered a petition to the St. Louis Board of Elections on Wednesday, calling for the city to cut tax breaks from businesses involved in what they call “unsustainable energy production.”</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The group marched with signs that said “Take Back St. Louis" and chanted things like "We will stand, we will fight, a greener city is our right!"</span></p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 21:06:46 +0000 Chris McDaniel 28702 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Petition To End St. Louis Tax Incentives Delivered With Thousands Of Signatures