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  • This rendering shows the fourth warehouse at Gateway Tradeport, which will be the largest in the industrial park at more than 1 million square feet.

    New Metro East spec warehouse would be largest ever built in St. Louis, over 1M square feet

    This article originally ran in the St. Louis Business Journal on September 28, 2021.  With demand for warehouse space at an all-time high, the St. Louis area will get its first speculative…

  • hands on training area

    With Kings Point purchase, Belleville 201 follows local need for career, tech training

    This article originally ran on BND.com on September 28, 2021.  By this time next year, Belleville Township High School vocational and alternative education students will have a newly-renovated center in the former…

  • Collage with stock photos of people working

    Apprenticeship Roundtable Event on November 16

    Tuesday, November 16, 2021 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Gateway Convention Center 1 Gateway Drive, Collinsville, IL 62234 Please join Madison County Employment & Training and St. Clair County Intergovernmental…

  • Riverboat Cruise Provides Opportunity to View Installation of the First of Three New Trusses on the Merchants Bridge

    Merchants Bridge Reconstruction Project Reaches Major Milestone

    Riverboat Cruise Provides Opportunity to View Installation of the First of Three New Trusses The $222 million project to replace the Merchants Bridge that links Missouri and Illinois at Downtown…

  • An unmanned MQ-25 aircraft, left, delivers fuel to an U.S. Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet jet fighter in June during an aerial test that originated at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport in Mascoutah.

    Boeing to build Navy drones in new facility at Mascoutah airport, bringing 300 jobs

    This article originally ran on the Belleville News-Democrat on September 17, 2021. The Boeing Co. is building a production facility at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport in Mascoutah that will be…