The Health Department director discusses a potential face mask ordinance and other COVID-19 issues.
The company does not plan to close any eateries.
The May decrease follows a spike in April that represented the first month of COVID-19 impacts.
The city will issue up to $48 million in Chapter 100 industrial revenue bonds for local plant upgrades.
The Springfield-Greene County Health Department director tells City Council he’s working on an ordinance for members to consider.
Bourbon & Beale began serving diners on the east side of Battlefield Mall; Freedom Bank of Southern Missouri finalized the purchase of Community National Bank; and the Greene County Family Justice Center moved.
Springfield Chamber Chair Robin Robeson: "As we were heading into 2020 and I was preparing for my year as chair of the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce, the COVID-19 pandemic and its unprecedented challenges certainly weren’t what any of us expected. And yet here we are, navigating these murky waters."
Springfield Business Journal Editor Eric Olson talks municipal government with regional city managers.
Greene County Clerk Shane Schoeller: "As long as there is the potential for the disease to spread, and the potential to respond with stay-at-home orders, election authorities are duty bound to address potential complications by developing strategies and adopting best practices known at the time."
The council member discusses the SCOTUS decision to expand workplace anti-discrimination protections to sexual orientation and gender identity.
Missouri is one of 14 states that has not adopted Medicaid expansion since the coverage became available six years ago.
The restart follows the center’s same action in Springfield last month.
June has seen the most confirmed cases to date locally, according to Health Department data.
SBJ Publisher Jennifer Jackson talks about the business journal's reopening approach.
Average residential users will see a $1.69 per month jump.
Reserve major league players will be in Springfield, though it’s unclear if fans will be able to watch them.
The Missouri Farm Bureau’s Eric Bohl says mental health issues have added to financial worries.
SBJ compiles news on the respiratory virus outbreak.
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