Show-Me Outgoing State Senator John Rizzo Replacing Jim Rowland At Sports Authority

This might be the best exit strategy we've seen from Jeff City . . . $150K starting salary isn't bad for a job that puts this young power player in the middle of one of KC's most pressing conversations.

Here are the deets . . .

"John Rizzo, the minority leader of the Missouri Senate, was offered a contract Tuesday to become executive director of the Jackson County Sports Complex Authority, replacing Jim Rowland, who retired after 18 years overseeing the Truman Sports Complex."

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