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St. Louis County taxpayers no longer on hook for planned Rams stadium
St. Louis County taxpayers no longer on hook for planned Rams stadium

The plan to pay for a $985-million stadium to keep the Rams in St. Louis may have just gotten a little bit more wobbly. The biggest local government in the river city will not be part of any public financing for a new stadium, at least for now, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Monday. Aides to Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, who’s spearheading the project, told the top official in St. Louis County that the county’s “participation would not be necessary in the stadium deal,” the newspaper reported. It’s unclear exactly what that means for the stadium plan; Nixon and his stadium team have said little about precisely how they plan to raise the $400 million or more...

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