As a Hyde Park resident he is passionate about energizing and organizing local residents and community groups that are key to helping revitalize his hometown. Jay is the Manager of Project Connect, a St. Louis Development Corporation Initiative, and a strong advocate for what he calls a "physical renaissance," of North city neighborhoods.
Hey, Neighbor!Ja-Mes "Jay" Watson, III
Aerial Site Video
The St. Louis Development Corporation continues to perform all the necessary site preparation for the future location of Next NGA West. Aerial video taken January 9, 2018.
Next NGA West Partner Agencies
The Next NGA West project is a multi-agency effort between the St. Louis Development Corporation, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the U.S. Air Force, and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. Learn more about each organization's role on the project.