The 30,000-square-foot facility is slated for completion in spring 2024.
Developers are asked to make proposals to address a shortage.
The partnership with Springfield Public Schools also means financial services industry experience for students.
Kody Redwing succeeds Rick Manzardo, who becomes board chair for the development group.
Motion by Craig Hosmer to pause development is relegated to committee.
It’s the company’s first response since litigation was filed last year.
The owners of Springfield marketing firm Longitude are partners in the project called The Ozarker Lodge.
At contentious Springfield City Council meeting, the councilperson says, “Developers have the ear of council and neighbors don’t.”
Going up at Missouri State University’s 125-acre William H. Darr Agricultural Center on Kansas Expressway is the Small Animal Education Center.
Newsmakers in the areas of banking & finance, construction, education and nonprofit.
The governor emphasizes infrastructure, workforce development and education, and health care, among other topics.
The newest addition to Strafford’s Southwest Missouri Rail and Business Park is truck part distributor Midwest Wheel Cos.
Springfield Business Journal’s 2023 class of 40 Under 40 represents 40 accomplished and still-rising professionals in southwest Missouri.
Officials credit recently retired Sen. Roy Blunt with securing the funding.
Vote follows three rejections by Planning & Zoning and one rejection and multiple postponements by council.
Spencer Fane attorney Ben Shantz: "Construction projects can be disorganized and hectic, but that does not mean the contracts and documentation for a job should be too."
Springfield Contractors Association's Megan Short: "The more we work together to build the students of today, the stronger our workforce will be tomorrow."
Many experts are predicting a slump in the housing market in 2023, but locally, most builders began the year expressing guarded optimism about the outlook for the next 12 months.