News Conference Scheduled for $20 Million TIGER III Award
ST. LOUIS - On Wednesday, Dec. 21, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood will hold a news conference to discuss the $20 million TIGER III grant awarded to the Missouri Department of Transportation and the CityArchRiver 2015 initiative. They will be joined by U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, Missouri Department of Transportation Director Kevin Keith and St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay.
The Department of Transportation announced that 46 transportation projects in 33 states and Puerto Rico will receive a total of $511 million from the third round of DOT's popular TIGER program.