Amazon HQ2 Bid (City of St. Louis)

Russel Neiss filed this request with the City of St. Louis of St. Louis, MO.
Status
Rejected

Communications

From: Russel Neiss

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Missouri Sunshine Law and the Missouri Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

A copy of the bid submitted in response to Amazon's request for proposals for the site of its second headquarters, any contracts with third-party providers for services rendered regarding the Amazon HQ2 bid, and any marketing budgets regarding Amazon-related expenditures from September 1, 2017 to the October 23, 2017.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 3 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Russel Neiss

From: City of St. Louis

November 6, 2017

MuckRock News
DEPT MR 45502
411A Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02144-2516

SENT VIA ELECTRONIC MAIL

Re: Multiple Sunshine Law requests submitted to the City of St. Louis
regarding a copy of the bid to Amazon

Mr. Russel Neiss:

I am writing to let you know I am in receipt of your fax dated November 5,
2017 regarding a copy of the bid submitted in response to Amazon's request
for proposals for the site of its second headquarters. Please be advised
that I received a similar request from your colleague Adanya Lustig on
November 2, 2017. That request is being processed and she will receive a
response by the end of the day on Tuesday, Nov. 7. I will contact you
later this week.

Sincerely,

Cathy Smentkowski
Custodian of Records
Room 401, City Hall
1200 Market Street
St. Louis, MO 63103

cc: Adanya Lustig

(314) 589-8132

--
Effective Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, we have a new online form for submitting
Sunshine / Open Records requests. Please feel free to use it for your
future requests. Here's a link to the webpage:
https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/counselor/sunshine-requests.cfm

*Always seeking to improve City services*

From: City of St. Louis

November 7, 2017

MuckRock News
DEPT MR 45502
411A HIghland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02144-2516

SENT VIA ELECTRONIC MAIL

Re: Sunshine Law request dated November 5, 2017 regarding a copy of the
bid submitted in response to Amazon's request for proposals for the site of
its second headquarters

Dear Mr. Neiss:

This correspondence is in response to your request for records and
documents pursuant to the Missouri Open Meeting Act (Sunshine Law). You
have requested any records pertaining to the Amazon Proposal.

The records we maintain that would be responsive to your request are closed
records pursuant to Mo. Rev. Stat. sections 610.021(2), (12) & (14).

With receipt of this information, this request is closed.

Sincerely,

Cathy Smentkowski
Custodian of Records
City of St. Louis
1200 Market Street
Room 401, City Hall
St. Louis, MO 63103

(314) 589-8132

--
Effective Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, we have a new online form for submitting
Sunshine / Open Records requests. Please feel free to use it for your
future requests. Here's a link to the webpage:
https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/counselor/sunshine-requests.cfm

*Always seeking to improve City services*

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