City of Springfield

Missouri Legislature
4:41 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

Burlison: Let Public Decide Pseudoephedrine Prescription Issue

While Sudafed contains the active ingredient pseudoephedrine, Sudafed PE does not/Credit: Scott Harvey

Saying a prescription on medicines containing pseudoephedrine would play a significant burden on law-abiding Springfield citizens, Councilman Doug Burlison Thursday introduced a new amendment to the bill that would put the measure to a vote of the people. KSMU’s Scott Harvey reports. 

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Eye on the Community
12:14 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

Glass Half Full for Stephens During Springfield's State of the City

Mayor Bob Stephens during Thursday's State of the City Address/Credit: Christopher Akins - City of Springfield
Scott Harvey KSMU

In his second State of the City address since taking his oath as mayor in May 2012, Bob Stephens Thursday highlighted enhancements in Springfield’s infrastructure, environment, and the city’s fiscal discipline; while cautioning citizens of the challenges ahead. KSMU’s Scott Harvey reports.

As part of the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce’s Good Morning Springfield! program, the Mayor applauded the recent renewal by voters of the one-fourth cent capital improvements sales tax, noting the project’s success over the last three years.

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Eye on the Community
2:46 pm
Mon March 25, 2013

Petition Submitted Seeking Reversal of Springfield Walmart Decision

Walmart Neighborhood Market on S. Glenstone Ave/Credit: Scott Harvey

Two weeks after a Springfield citizens' taskforce vowed to repeal a recent city council decision to bring in a new Walmart, the group has submitted their referendum petition. KSMU’s Scott Harvey reports.

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