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Mandatory Mask Order Issued

September 15, 2020 10:13 am Published by Comments Off on Mandatory Mask Order Issued

The City of St. Joseph has issued a declaration and order that will require individuals to wear face coverings or masks when indoors with the exception of residences. The order goes into effect Thursday, Sept. 17, at 12:01 a.m. What…


O’Neal Steel Opens in St. Joseph

September 11, 2020 9:20 am Published by Comments Off on O’Neal Steel Opens in St. Joseph

O’Neal Steel celebrated its grand opening Thursday at its new 64,000-square-foot facility in St. Joseph with executives and employees from the company, Altec, the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce and Mayor Bill McMurray. “St. Joe has Altec’s largest manufacturing facility…


St. Joseph Port Active in Wind Turbine Industry

August 26, 2020 10:04 am Published by Comments Off on St. Joseph Port Active in Wind Turbine Industry

Transport 360, which operates the St. Joseph Regional Port, is working with the wind turbine industry to unload blades, towers and components from barges at the St. Joseph Regional Port Facility. The project is expected to last upwards of five…


Parties on the Parkway 2020

July 24, 2020 11:42 am Published by Comments Off on Parties on the Parkway 2020

The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce has announced a shortened series of Parties on the Parkway events for the 2020 summer season. The schedule of concerts held along St. Joseph’s beautiful Parkway system is as follows: Thursday, Aug. 13, 5…


Chamber Launches Web Page to Help Local Unemployed Residents

July 13, 2020 1:04 pm Published by Comments Off on Chamber Launches Web Page to Help Local Unemployed Residents

The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce has created a web page dedicated to helping residents find jobs. The Uncommon Life Job Center has links to job postings at small and large employers, a resume bank and information for job seekers…


Chamber Partners on Diversity Programs

July 2, 2020 9:15 am Published by Comments Off on Chamber Partners on Diversity Programs

The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce will partner with the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry to present a four-part webinar series on diversity and inclusion. The Chamber is also a sponsor of an upcoming live event in St. Joseph…


Chamber Receives Top Rating

June 18, 2020 1:15 pm Published by Comments Off on Chamber Receives Top Rating

The United States Chamber of Commerce has awarded the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce with 5-Star Accreditation for its sound policies, effective organizational procedures and positive impact on the community. The 5-Star status is the highest level a Chamber can…


County & City Offer Funds for Business

June 2, 2020 10:54 am Published by Comments Off on County & City Offer Funds for Business

Both Buchanan County and the City of St. Joseph have made available business relief programs to assist and support local business in our community. The funds represent federal relief funds and have certain restrictions. The following is a summary of these…


Virtual Public Affairs Coffee

May 29, 2020 3:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Virtual Public Affairs Coffee

Did you miss the Public Affairs Coffee today? Hear from St. Joseph School District board candidates in this recording: https://youtu.be/eRDvIfpumuA Public Affairs Coffees are quarterly events that feature issues involving social, economic, governmental, legislative and corporate activities that are of concern to Chamber…


O’Neal Steel Announces St. Joseph Facility

May 20, 2020 2:42 pm Published by Comments Off on O’Neal Steel Announces St. Joseph Facility

O’Neal Steel announced today the expansion of its footprint with the opening of a new metal distribution center in St. Joseph, MO. The new facility, which will begin operations on June 1, 2020, is comprised of 64,000 square feet of…