The city’s current regulations, including mandatory masking, expire on May 27.
Health Department officials express concern about rising case counts.
The 10-acre lot was previously denied a multifamily residential rezoning.
Springfield City Council voted to dial back COVID-19 restrictions starting April 16 – specifically occupancy restrictions in public spaces and at large group events. At its April 5 meeting, …
Health Department officials say the next level of indicators may be met by mid-April.
Agreement to reimburse developer up to $2.1 million for public improvements in northwest Springfield.
The preliminary funding agreement begins the process of a potential development on the site by West Sunshine Development LLC.
Council unanimously approves nonprofit's rezoning request for $7 million shelter rebuild.
Council is set to vote Jan. 25 on the organization's rezoning request.
Springfield City Council voted unanimously Dec. 14 to extend the masking requirement inside city limits until April 9. The current order was set to expire Jan. 9.
Lake Country Soccer is the second complex in as many months proposing new soccer field developments.
Rehabs coming for nearly 300 multifamily units for low- and moderate-income properties.
Council also sets up a November vote regarding a redevelopment plan near a so-called pocket neighborhood on East Cherry Street.
With local coronavirus cases continuing to grow, Springfield City Council on Oct. 5 voted unanimously to extend the city’s masking mandate through early 2021.
Approval makes way for Treadway mixed-use development.
Elevation Development Co. makes changes to its mixed-use project plans.
Springfield City Council is scheduled to vote in September.
Council also approves two advisory teams for the Forward SGF comprehensive planning process.
Springfield City Council on July 27 unanimously approved a 180-day administrative delay of demolition, new construction, replatting and rezoning along the Grant Avenue Parkway.
The Bark Yard dog park and bar concept launched; Charity Fent Cake Design LLC moved; and a pair of business owners collaborated on opening The Hidden Hut LLC.
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Heather Kite, owner of startup business Rooted Deep Farms, talks about tough times during the winter of 2020-2021. She says determination was a necessary component that kept her going.
Jeramey and Julia Henson, co-owners of HM Dentworks Academy, discuss the importance of family in work-life balance. They say you can’t make up for the major life events. HM Dentworks Academy is also co-owned by Chris McWhirter.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistry Pottery, talks about her struggle with PXE, or Pseudoxanthoma elasticum, a disease that affects the eyes. She says that despite her struggle, she is ultimately thankful.
Jessica Burkland, a Missouri State University business instructor in the Department of Management, talks about small business start-up trends in a post-pandemic year. Burkland, who owns Activate Consulting & Training and volunteers as a small business mentor for SCORE of Southwest Missouri, says startups that offer new services and products to help people work from home or that enhance mental health could find greater success.
Jim and Debbie Meinsen, co-owners of TCI Graphics, say the past year has been one of the toughest they have faced. Now in the company's 50th year, the couple says they learned a few things in 2020.
Charlie Rosenbury, president of Self-Interactive, calls on his experience in programming to illustrate lessons he has learned running a business and life in general. Springfield Business Journal's 90 Ideas is presented by Great Southern Bank.
Darline Mabins talks with SBJ’s Christine Temple about growing up after a tragic accident took the lives of her mother and older brother. Mabins is now the regional branch sales manager for Arvest Bank. No Ceiling is an SBJ podcast, going in depth with local women, sharing their journey to the top of their professions.
Caleb Scott, owner, coach and player for Queen City Insane Asylum semi-professional football team, talks about the ways that the team works to support each other on and off the field. Scott says you can’t force people to become leaders, they have to come naturally.
Steve Williams, owner of Crosstown Barbecue, discusses the role relationships have played throughout the 51 years that Crosstown Barbecue has been in business. He says that while he puts effort into providing the best food he can, ultimately “people like to do business with people they like.”
Randy Bacon, professional photographer and humanitarian, relates his experience building relationships with clients since he became a photographer. He says building relationships with his clients and perfecting his craft are the most important things he does to spread his business.