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4. City News Releases 2021

Posted on: May 17, 2021

City to host second Neighborhood Meeting for proposed Grant Avenue Parkway Overlay District May 19


The City of Springfield will host a second Neighborhood Meeting for the proposed Grant Avenue Parkway Overlay District 4-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 19. Those interested can participate in-person at the Forward SGF Planning Studio (351 N. Boonville Avenue) or virtually via zoom.  

The Neighborhood Meeting primarily applies to those who own property or reside within 500 feet of the property area to be rezoned. Property owners and residents directly impacted will receive a postcard notification by mail. 

The meeting will include a brief presentation followed by a question and answer session with City Planning and Development Department staff and Forward SGF planning consultants from Houseal Lavigne. 

If you are unable to attend the Neighborhood meeting in person, you may participate remotely via Zoom. Please email [email protected] to request a Zoom link. 

For more information on the Grant Avenue Parkway corridor improvement project and corridor plan, visit

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For more information, contact Cora Scott at 417-380-3352 or [email protected] or Communication Coordinator Kristen Milam at 573-819-3713 or [email protected].

Learn more about the Grant Avenue Parkway project.
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