ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Missouri Governor Jay Nixon signed a bill Monday to help keep the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency in St. Louis along with thousands of high-paying jobs.
The bill increases the amount of tax increment financing available.
NGA has outgrown its current location in south St. Louis.
It is currently considering whether to locate a new one-billion-dollar western headquarters and more than 3,000 jobs in Missouri or Illinois.
A decision is expected next year.