A plan initiative dedicated to entrepreneurial stewardship calls for the city to cultivate an environment for entrepreneurship, business growth, living-working opportunities and startups.
The comprehensive plan that will take Springfield through the year 2040 is no longer just a theory. Forward SGF is a fact, following City Council action on Nov. 14.
The plan calls for the city to work with surrounding municipal and county governments, utility providers, regional planning agencies, business and environmental groups, and other stakeholders.
The Forward SGF comprehensive plan was born from the input of residents, and one message that came through loud and clear was their desire for connection.
This is the fourth installment in a series about the top 10 initiatives of Forward SGF, the city of Springfield’s draft 20-year comprehensive plan.
This is the third in a series of articles about the top 10 initiatives of Forward SGF, a comprehensive plan that, if approved by City Council in the fall, will carry the city of Springfield through its next 20 years.
This is the second in a series of articles exploring the 10 main goals of Forward SGF, the city of Springfield’s 20-year comprehensive plan.
A pair of area medical colleges that received state grant funding in the fall are now investing the funds toward technology and new programs with the intent of attracting more students to the nursing profession.