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Next NGA West 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.
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Next NGA West Aerial Site Video

The St. Louis Development Corporation continues to perform all the necessary site preparation for the future location of Next NGA West. Take an aerial tour.
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Next NGA West Presentations Among The Highlights at 2017 DoDIIS Worldwide Conference in St. Louis

Next NGA West Program Director, Sue Pollmann, will host an informative breakout discussion that covers the future of NGA in St. Louis at the annual Department of Defense Intelligence Information System Worldwide Conference being held at the America’s Center in downtown St. Louis. This breakout session takes place on Monday, August 14 from 1:30-2:20 PM.

Final Environmental Impact Statement

In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended, the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has prepared a Final Environmental Impact Statement analyzing the environmental effects

Section 106 Programmatic Agreement

The Draft Section 106 Programmatic Agreement addresses the potential adverse effects on historic properties from the construction and operation of a new purpose-built NGA campus, known as Next NGA West

NGA Environmental Study

In 2014, the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) announced plans to move from its current location at 3200 South 2nd Street and Arsenal Street in 2021.

 

In The News

UMSL alumna Lyda Krewson aims to expand city’s revitalization successes

The construction of Next NGA West is among the many good things happening in the city of St. Louis, says Mayor Lyda Krewson.

NGA: Our next 100 years start right here, right now

From nearly any point on the NGA’s south St. Louis campus, we can see the Gateway Arch — that iconic symbol of Thomas Jefferson’s vision and St. Louis’ role in the westward expansion of our country. As current geographic professionals, that arch is a constant reminder of the intrepid spirit of Lewis and Clark.

Editorial: NGA, and jobs, are coming to St. Louis

The message seemed counterintuitive for an event focused on cybersecurity, but one of the country’s most important intelligence agencies wants to make it easier to get inside its building and access its networks.

Officials tout jobs, outreach at open house on development around new NGA site in St. Louis

City officials touted the jobs and educational opportunities the new National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency facility will bring to north St. Louis at an open house Wednesday night for area residents who want to know about development plans.

Residents and NGA official meet to discuss impact on their neighborhood

The head of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency said Wednesday there will be hundreds of new jobs when the new NGA facility opens in North St. Louis.

Project Connect Open House November 1st at Gateway Middle School

Next NGA West Program Director Susan Pollmann and Saint Louis Development Corporation Otis Williams were on Fox 2 News today.

Next NGA West progress update on Fox 2 News

The site of the new National Geospatial Intelligence Agency in north St. Louis City is one step closer to completion.

Civil engineering grad helps communities rebuild

As a single mother paying her way through college, Stephanie Hall’s early lessons in hard work weren’t confined to Missouri S&T classrooms.

LaunchCode gets $100,000 donation to expand CoderGirl tech training in St. Louis

New York-based Boundless is donating $100,000 to LaunchCode to expand coding training for women in St. Louis.

Spy agency followed guidelines in picking north St. Louis for new western HQ

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency met proper federal guidelines in choosing north St. Louis as the site for a new, $945 million western headquarters, a report by the Government Accountability Office says.

NGA breathes new life into North St. Louis

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s new west campus is the largest federal investment project in the history of St. Louis. The project is jointly managed by the NGA, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Air Force. The St. Louis location will relocate four miles north to an underdeveloped intersection of Jefferson and Cass Avenues. As the program director for the Next NGA West (N2W), Susan Pollmann will lead the new support facility to be a secure and energizing work environment.

NGA prepares to allow more access for tech firms it hopes will cluster here

The message seemed counterintuitive for an event focused on cybersecurity, but one of the country’s most important intelligence agencies wants to make it easier to get inside its building and access its networks.

Final NGA site prep to start next month

Grading and final site work on the future western headquarters of the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency in north St. Louis should begin next month and wrap up by February.

Job fair at future NGA site seeks to fill construction industry void

To meet a growing need for construction workers in the region, a host of trade unions, training schools and contractors took part in a job fair Monday on the site of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency's future campus in North St. Louis. Construction of the $1.75 billion campus will require around 300 workers at any given time, said Leonard Toenjes, president of the Associated General Contractors of Missouri.

HUD awards nearly $30 million to the city of St. Louis Choice Neighborhood

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro announced Monday that the city of St. Louis will receive $29.5 million to redevelop severely distressed public or assisted housing and revitalize the surrounding neighborhood.

For first time, NGA holds mapping technology conference in Cortex

If a conference this week is any indication, the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency appears to be making good on statements that it wants to shed the low-profile reputation it has maintained in St. Louis.

NGA director signals closer ties with community at new St. Louis headquarters

When the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency opens its new facility on the city’s North Side early next decade, it doesn’t want to be an obscure federal agency tucked away in an industrial corridor anymore.

 

Business Contracting

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Hosts Industry Day

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District is hosting an Industry Day event for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Next NGA West (N2W) program.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers selects companies to compete for Construction

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Kansas City District, announced today that they have selected three design-build teams to compete for the contract award of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency's new facility in North St. Louis, known as Next NGA West. This completes the first phase of the selection process for contract award which evaluated team qualifications.

The RFP and the Next NGA West Design-Build Process

A Request for Proposal is a key document in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers design-build solicitation bidding process for Next NGA West.

 

Newsletter

Next NGA West In Your Community Newsletter

The March, 2018 Next NGA West community newsletter has information about the project, the upcoming Job Fair and an update to progress on construction.

 

Hey Neighbor!

Ja-Mes "Jay" Watson, III

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.

 

Events

Construction Job Training Fair

Please join us for an open house to understand the steps to construction employment and apprenticeships in preparation for the Next NGA West Project.
Come speak to representatives from:

  • St. Louis Building Trades Building Union Diversity (BUD) Training Program
  • St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment (SLATE)
  • Apprenticeship training programs NGA and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 from 12:00 - 6:00 p.m. at 301 South Ewing Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63103.
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The Future of Transportation and Economic Development

The WTS St. Louis Metropolitan Chapter is hosting a discussion about The Future of Transportation and Economic Development in St. Louis on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

This event will feature a distinguished panel of leaders, policy makers and difference makers for transportation and economic development in the St. Louis region. Panelists include: The Honorable Mayor of St. Louis, Mayor Lyda Krewson; MoDOT St. Louis District Engineer Tom Blair; USACE National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency West Program Manager Stephanie Hall; and St. Louis Economic Development Partnership Vice President Janet Wilding.
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This information is provided as a courtesy only. No endorsement of this activity by the Department of Defense or any of its Components is expressed or implied.


Next NGA West Construction Town Hall

Join MOKAN, St. Louis Development Corporation, and the contractor finalists for updates on Next NGA West headquarters construction and opportunities for YOUR company Jan. 9, 2018 from 4:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Limited seating. RSVP by Jan. 5, 2018. Download PDF flyer


Project Connect Open House

Project Connect will host an Open House Wednesday, November 1, 2017, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Gateway Middle School on N. Jefferson Ave. Everyone is welcome.
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Minority Business Development Agency Next NGA West town hall

The U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency will host a Next NGA West construction town hall October 26 to provide information on company participation in the project.
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Next NGA West Industry Day

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District is hosting an Industry Day event for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Next NGA West (N2W) program.
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USGIF Technology Cluster Forum

Join the Next NGA West team at the USGIF Technology Cluster Forum Oct. 17 at T-REX. Discuss new technology innovation and the benefits of public-private partnerships.
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