It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.
What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.
The Rams have informed the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission that they will go year-to-year on their Edward Jones Dome lease. The move could pave the way for an eventual return to LA, where owner Stan Kroenke has land for a potential new stadium.