St. Louis-based Peabody Energy announced today that it will keep its headquarters in downtown St. Louis for at least another 15 years.
Peabody is a Fortune 500 company employing more than 600 people in St. Louis.
The company had been offered a package of $10 million in Federal New Market tax credits to fund upgrades to their downtown high-rise.
The St. Louis Public School District is adopting a more inclusive policy for charter schools.
Historically, the district has accused charters of siphoning away students and resources.
St. Louis Public Schools Superintendent Kelvin Adams says the time has to be more proactive in regard to charters.
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