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News/Announcement | Office of the Comptroller | 11/13/2020
St. Louis Convention Center bond financing closed Oct. 29
Bonds sold as part of the previously announced $210 million agreement between St. Louis City and County to finance expansion of America’s Center.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 10/29/2020
Comptroller’s Office completes $9.6 million tax-exempt lease purchase for new St. Louis Fire Department safety equipment
Using an existing lease/purchase agreement allowed the city to attain a very low cost-of-borrowing of 1.3 percent on the purchase.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 09/01/2020
Comptroller Green secures funding for three in-person absentee voting sites for November election
Working with the Board of Election Commissioners, Comptroller Green secured $60,000 through the city’s available CARES Act funds.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 08/27/2020
St. Louis Municipal Finance Corporation approves financing expansion of Convention Center
St. Louis City and St. Louis County have committed $105 million each to complete the expansion of the America’s Center Convention Complex.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 08/24/2020
Comptroller Green statement on attempt to undermine Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner
MO SB-1 is a shameful insult to the voters of the city of St. Louis and it does not address the underlying issues that lead to violent crime.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 08/12/2020
Comptroller Green statement on recall effort funded by airport privatization backers
We must reject any and all attempts to threaten or harass elected officials who will stand up to special interests, period.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 08/10/2020
Comptroller Darlene Green hosts American Red Cross blood drive August 12
For more information or to schedule an appointment to donate, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 07/29/2020
Comptroller Green supports selection of Cure Violence partners for Walnut Park and Dutchtown sites
With Board of Estimate & Apportionment approval, selection of partners will allow the violence interruption program to begin.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 07/15/2020
Comptroller’s Office recognizes Juneteenth holiday with half-day off for employees
The City of St. Louis Comptroller’s Office will recognize June 19, 2020, known as Juneteenth, by closing at 1:00 pm.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 06/18/2020
S&P affirms ‘A+’ rating on St. Louis GO Bonds; assigns ‘SP-1+’ rating to FY20 TRANs and affirms ‘A’ rating on long-term appropriation debt
S&P cited the city’s budgetary flexibility, liquidity and management greatly improving the city’s financial position over the past several years.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 06/02/2020
Gateway Transportation Center updates guidelines for travelers during COVID-19 pandemic
To help minimize the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, GTC has adopted the following guidelines for travelers utilizing transit at the facility.
Press release | Office of the Comptroller | 06/01/2020
FY 21 Departmental Forms Available
Forms should be completed by departmental accounting contacts and returned with original signatures by June 30, 2020.
News/Announcement | Office of the Comptroller | 05/19/2020
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