The Springfield City Clerk’s office has certified the referendum petition submitted to repeal a decision to rezone property allowing for the construction of a Walmart Neighborhood Market. But as KSMU’s Shannon Bowers reports, the petition fell 43 votes short.
The American Heart Association and area partners are encouraging public support against heart disease today by participating in National Walking Day. Walk Springfield, a local initiative, has created 30 newly-designated walking paths equipped with tools to help the public identify details of each path using their smartphone. KSMU’s Shannon Bowers joined them this afternoon for a walk and has this report.