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    Saturday marks 90th anniversary of telegram sent from Springfield naming Route 66

    A hearing carried over from April 20, will continue in Historic City Hall’s 3rd floor City Council Chambers at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 29. Read on...
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    16th annual Choose Environmental Excellence awards announced

    The 16th annual Choose Environmental Excellence awards were presented Friday, April 29 at a luncheon at the White River Conference Center. Read on...
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    Ozark Workforce Development Board to launch free Multi-Trade Pre-Apprenticeship

    The Pre-Apprenticeship Multi-Trade Orientation (PAMTO) is a four week program that is offered at no charge to participants. It will allow them to gain experience and insight into the participating trades: Carpenters, Plumbers & Pipefitters, and Laborers. Read on...
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    SGF named 17th Best City for Hispanic Entrepreneurs in study

    In order to determine the best cities for Hispanic entrepreneurs, WalletHub’s analysts compared the 150 most populated U.S. cities across two key dimensions, namely “Hispanic Business-Friendliness” and “Hispanic Purchasing Power.” Read on...
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    Springfield Fire Department annual report highlights accomplishments and future goals.

    The 2015 Annual Report captures the sites, stats and news from a very busy year in the Fire Department. Read on...
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    16th annual Choose Environmental Excellence awards to be presented Friday, April 29

    Sixteenth Annual Choose Environmental Excellence awards to be presented Friday, April 29 at an noon luncheon at the White River Conference Center. Read on...
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    Springfield Lasers announce 2016 season home schedule July 31-Aug. 13

    No. 1 American John Isner plays in Springfield Thursday, Aug. 11
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    April 18 City Council meeting summary

    Springfield City Council met at Historic City Hall at 6:30 p.m. April 18. A written summary and video recording of meeting are available. Read on...
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    Missouri Job Center recognized for continued reentry assistance in community

    The Missouri Job Center was recognized for continued reentry assistance at the 8th Annual Criminal Justice Conference with a staff member and former program participant both receiving awards, as well as a program receiving an award nomination. Read on...
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    City of Springfield, Greene County observe National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

    The week of April 10-16 is set aside to honor those that provide the voice of our emergency services across our country. Read on...
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    FBI announces $25,000 reward for information leading to recovery of artwork

    The Federal Bureau of Investigation April 11 announced a $25,000 reward for information leading to the recovery of artwork stolen from the Springfield Art Museum. Read on...
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    9-1-1 Director Zim Schwartze named Missouri 9-1-1 Director of the Year

    Springfield-Greene County 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Director Zim Schwartze was named Missouri 9-1-1 Director of the Year at the Missouri Public Safety Communications Conference (MPSCC) March 22 in Columbia. Read on...
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    Gift of Time volunteer appreciation program to host 25th annual banquet June 30

    Do you know someone who gives their time to make the Ozarks a better place to live? Consider nominating him or her for a Gift of Time award. Read on...
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    Public Works releases April safety message on work zone awareness

    Public Works releases April safety message on work zone awareness Read on...
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    April sales tax revenues down 3% compared to budget

    The City of Springfield's April 2016 1% general sales tax check from the Missouri Department of Revenue is down 3%, or $112,213, compared to the amount budgeted. Read on...
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    Yardwaste and Lone Pine Recycling Centers open Sundays during spring yard clean-up season

    The City’s Yardwaste Recycling Center and Lone Pine Recycling Center will be open on Sundays 1-5 p.m. through May 15. Read on...
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    Celebrate Earth Month 2016 with variety of events and activities

    The local observance of the 46th Earth Day is an offering of a variety of activities. This year’s Arbor Day celebration marks the celebration of the city of Springfield’s 31st year as a Tree City, USA. Read on...
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    2016 Route 66 Festival to offer three days of cars, motorcycles, concerts and family fun

    The City of Springfield and Birthplace of Route 66 Festival partners KY3, Aaron Sachs & Associates, P.C. and Ozarks On Two Wheels announced the 2016 festival event lineup at a press conference at the historic Gillioz Theatre March 22. Read on...
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    City to pay to house inmates in Miller, Taney counties

    Springfield City Council voted on March 21 to allocate up to $500,000 to house inmates in Miller and Taney County detention facilities, as a temporary solution to a long-standing disagreement with the Greene County Sheriff. Read on...
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    Springfield Art Museum to open All School Exhibition March 18

    The Springfield Art Museum presents an artful weekend for all ages. Every March, we invite student artists from across our community, in kindergarten through twelfth grades, to exhibit outstanding artwork in the “All School Exhibition.” Read on...
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    SGF named 5th Best City to Get Married in study

    To help couples find the most wedding-friendly destinations, WalletHub's analysts compared 150 of the biggest cities across 18 key indicators of a cost-effective, convenient and enjoyable occasion. Read on...
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