Category: Blog Post

TCP Launches New Workforce Campaign: “Tomorrow’s Branson”

In a recent effort to engage young people in the local workforce, the Taney County Partnership has launched a digital campaign, “Tomorrow’s Branson,” to highlight available jobs right here in our community.

SBJ: A Conversation With … Jonas Arjes

SBJ PHOTO BY MCKENZIE ROBINSON Interim President/CEO, Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce & Convention and Visitors Bureau BY: CHRISTINE TEMPLE, FEATURES EDITOR ctemple@sbj.netPosted online July 13, 2020 | 3:47 pm CLICK HERE to read the article on SBJ What’s the key to getting Branson’s economy back to normal?I’m not a health expert, but it is going to be driven by… Read more »

Heather Hardinger Selected for U.S. Chamber Foundation Education and Workforce Fellowship Program

Fellowship Provides State and Local Chambers with Opportunities to Engage Nationally on Critical Education and Workforce Issues Press ReleaseMarch 25, 2019 Contact:Lynn Engage Nationally on Critical Education and Workforce Issues WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today announced Heather Hardinger, Director of Workforce Strategy & Programs of the Branson/Lakes Area Chamber… Read more »

CoxHealth donates around $40,000 in products and equipment to Puerto Rican clinic

POSTED BY KAITLYN MCCONNELL ON MARCH 19, 2019 In the grand scheme of things, a few minutes was all it took. That brief blip of time — combined with some angry, crashing waves — divided life into before and after for residents near Puerto Rico’s Punta Santiago.  Their “after” was a place where life would forever be different. … Read more »

Taney County Partnership releases comprehensive, county-wide Housing Study

INTRODUCTION The Taney County Partnership board of directors commissioned a comprehensive Housing Study in 2018 conducted by RDg Planning & Design. The Partnership released the findings of the study at Branson City Hall on Thursday, March 14, presented by Amy Haase of RDg. The Taney County Housing Study presents an in-depth study of the housing… Read more »

‘Spirit of 76’ Master Plan revealed, proposes $80 million revitalization of 76

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, May 1, 2014 A master plan has been unveiled for Branson’s Spirit of 76 project, featuring updated renderings and concepts, and bringing the city one step closer to its goal of revitalizing the famous Highway 76 corridor. The public was invited to attend a meeting for the City of Branson’s Highway… Read more »