Missouri State To Build New Dorm in Historic Neighborhood

8 years 3 months 3 weeks ago Sunday, July 31 2011 Jul 31, 2011 Sunday, July 31, 2011 12:00:00 PM CDT July 31, 2011 in News
By: Associated Press

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- Missouri State University is planning a new residence hall that will blend into the historic Springfield neighborhood.

The new 300-bed building will have a contemporary interior design, but officials say its facade fit well into the historic district.

Gary Stewart, director of residence life and services, told The Springfield News-Leader, that the new residence hall could be ready as soon as fall 2013.

Instead of seeking a private developer, Missouri State plans to borrow money for this project and build it by itself.

 

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