FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WHAT: The National Resource Network, a consortium of private and public sector experts, will present findings from their engagement with Springfield to City Council. NRN's strategies focus on the areas of housing, jobs and engaging anchor institutions. The team also studied transportation challenges and opportunities in Springfield. WHEN: Noon, Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016 WHERE: Busch Municipal Building 4th Floor Conference Room, 840 N. Boonville WHO: The National Resource Network (the Network) is a core component of a federal Strong Cities, Strong Communities (SC2) initiative, and develops and delivers innovative solutions to American cities to help them address their toughest economic challenges. NRN partners with American cities that are rounding the corner from major economic challenges to help them identify and implement new and practical solutions to facilitate their path to economic recovery and growth. ### For more information, please call Director of Public Information & Civic Engagement Cora Scott at 417-864-1009 or 417-380-3352.