According to a news statement, Nixon cites continued improvement in the state’s economy and has directed the Office of Administration to use the resources to make state government for efficient.
"The Office of Administration has continued to answer Gov. Nixon's call to identify new efficiencies that will save taxpayers even more money in the future," said Commissioner Doug Nelson. "My office will develop plans to use these resources to maintain state facilities and continue our progress in making state government more efficient and effective."
The expenditure restrictions that were released today include $28.5 million to extend the life of Missouri's State Capitol building, $12.5 million to improve State Parks for visitors in all regions of the state, $38 million to improve the efficient use of state buildings and $53 million for priority maintenance and repair projects for facilities statewide.
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