Minority Firm Gets $311K Demo Contract On NGA West Site, Inclusion Commitments On $1.75B Buildout Still Unclear
Minority firm gets $311K demo contract on NGA West site, inclusion commitments on $1.75B buildout still unclear
Premier Demolition, a local minority union contractor, has been awarded a $311,000 demolition contract to help pave the way for construction of the new National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) West campus on the near North Side of St. Louis, the mayor’s office stated on Friday, June 7.
Premier will demolish the Buster Brown Blue Ribbon Shoe Factory, a building constructed around 1900 when St. Louis was one of the nation’s largest shoe manufacturing cities. Pre-demolition began this week.
A dozen pallets of the salvaged brick (about 560 bricks per pallet) will be used as part of the construction of the new NGA West, …