A coalition of businesses lobbying lawmakers for new incentives to lure data centres to Missouri is hoping the third time will be the charm. Since lawmakers declined to approve incentives last year, the Missouri Department of Economic Development has identified data centres as a targeted growth industry, said Ora Reynolds, president of Hunt Midwest Real Estate Development Inc.
Reynolds said the Hunt Midwest Subtropolis complex lost a bid for a national data centre client last year because of a lack of available state incentives.
Source: Kansas City Business Journal
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