St. Louis company bends empowerment zone rules
By Robert Frederick, KWMU
St. Louis, MO – In on-going efforts to revitalize St. Louis, government officials use financial incentives to try to keep companies from leaving the city, especially biotech companies.
Some of that money comes from the federal government, though with strings attached.
But how far will those strings stretch?
KWMUs science reporter Robert Frederick has the story of incentives offered to one biotech company to stay here in St. Louis.