Springfield Building Permits
Listed here are city of Springfield building permits filed for public record in the Building Development Services Department. Included in the listing are permit number, name of the applicant, contractor, project description and address. SFR: single-family residence.
Jan. 4-10, 2019
2018-00155. Matthew Beard; H.C. Rogers Construction; restaurant infill; 4018 S. Lone Pine Ave.
2018-00055. Hamburg LLC; Dock Brothers Construction Co.; new restaurant building; 2301 W. Sunshine St.
2018-00152. n/a; Brain Nerd Construction; residential remodel; 916 South Ave.
2019-00009. n/a; 360 Remodeling; residential remodel; 2839 E. Rocklyn Road.
2018-00169. n/a; Heritage Construction & Restoration Inc.; commercial remodel; 3156 E. Division St.
2018-00144. n/a; Ross Construction Group LLC; new warehouse; 2637 E. Jean St.
2018-00139. n/a; Construction Processing Co.; commercial infill; 1860 W. Arbor St.
2018-00099. Students in Free Enterprise; Welch Construction; commercial renovation; 1959 E. Kerr St.
2018-00090. Tri State Truck Center Inc.; Century Construction Group Inc.; commercial addition and renovation; 2527 N. Eastgate Ave.
2018-00071. Leslie’s Mexican Cafe & Bakery; same; commercial renovation; 216 S. Glenstone Ave.
2018-00060. Isabel’s House; BP Builders LLC; commercial renovation; 2750 W. Bennett St.
2018-00047. Rita Baron; Bobby Castle Construction; commercial renovation; 3233 E. Sunshine St.
2018-00044. Drillers Court; Base Construction & Management LLC; new warehouse and building addition; 1248 E. Atlantic St.
2018-00043. Drillers Court; Base Construction & Management LLC; new warehouse and building addition; 1248 E. Atlantic St.
2018-00038. Berkshire Hathaway Automotive; Crossland Construction; commercial renovation; 3521 E. Sunshine St.
2018-00033. Ozark Mountain Popcorn; Hood-Rich; commercial renovation; 1433 S. Glenstone Ave.
2018-00028. BluCurrent Credit Union; Nesbitt Construction; new commercial; 3216 S. Glenstone Ave.
2018-00022. Springfield Grocer; Griffco Design Build; commercial renovation; 2415 W. Battlefield.
2018-00016. Hatch Enterprises; Parham Builders; commercial renovation; 1700 E. Cherokee St.
2018-00015. Hatch Enterprises; Parham Builders; commercial renovation; 1700 E. Cherokee St.
Greene County Building Permits
Listed here are Greene County building permits filed for public record. Included in the listing are permit number, name of the applicant, contractor, project description, address and approximate cost. SFR: single-family residence. Addresses are in the city of Springfield unless otherwise noted.
Jan. 4-10, 2019
4151. Valeriy Mustafayer; Vladimir Galushkin; accessory building; 2460 S. Farm Road 237, Rogersville 65742; 15,000.
4122. Debra L. Grayham; MBP & T Inc.; accessory building; 1810 E. Farm Road 74 65803; 17,000.
4240. Justin E. Cravens Trust; Rhoads Design & Construction; residental addition; 2917 S. Natural Bridge Drive 65809; 230,000.
4236. Wesley Garrett; Jim Bumgarner; residental addition; 9879 E. State Highway AD, Rogersville 65742; 100,000.
4216. Trent A. Ramsey; Jim Wallace; accessory building; 8119 W. Farm Road 172, Republic 65738; 13,000.
4232. CRM Built LLC; same; SFR; 4459 E. Kentbrook Drive 65802; 300,000.
4233. CRM Built LLC; same; SFR; 4467 E. Kentbrook Drive 65802; 300,000.
4234. CRM Built LLC; same; SFR; 1880 N. Bristol Ave. 65802; 300,000.
4235. CRM Built LLC; same; SFR; 1864 N. Bristol Ave. 65802; 300,000.
4221. Elite Homes LLC; Rex Maples; SFR; 3719 W. Cobblefield St. 65807; 200,000.
4231. Silver Brook II LLC; Elite Homes LLC; SFR; 1347 S. Strasbourg Ave. 65802; 185,000.
4241. Landmark Building & Developing Co.; same; SFR; 4444 W. Washita St. 65802; 269,000.
4242. Landmark Building & Developing Co.; same; SFR; 4456 W. Washita St. 65803; 279,000.
4245. Matthew D. Richardson; Anthony J. McGlothlin; residental addition; 2050 W. Cantebury St. 65810; 60,000.
3900. Northside Christian Church; Nabholz Construction; commercial building; 4902 N. State Highway H 65803; 8,000,000.
4209. Timothy R. White; same; SFR; 5238 N. Rimrock Lane 65803; 307,000.
4170. South Gate Baptist Church; Esterly Schneider & Associates; commercial infill; 5701 S. Farm Road 157 65810; 5,000.
Newly Licensed City Businesses
Listed here are newly licensed businesses in the city of Springfield filed for public record. Included in the listings are the name of the company, owner(s), mailing address, street address, phone number and description of the business.
Jan. 4-10, 2019
Lenaille Smith; All Eyes Security; 227 E. Sunshine St., Ste. 227 65807; same; (417) 576-5216; retail merchant.
B&W Motorcars LLC; same; 2135 E. Sunshine St. 65802; 1445 St. Louis St.; (417) 880-2376; used auto dealer.
BCS Excavating LLC; same; 296 Highville Road, Highville 65669; same; (417) 689-4751; special trades contractor.
Custom Tree Care Inc.; same; 6021 S.W. 29th St., Topeka, KS 66614; 3722 S.W. Spring Creek Lane, Topeka; (785) 221-7550; tree surgeon.
Randall E. Arnall; Extreme Marine Products; 401 E. Herbert Lane 65803; 1745 E. Atlantic St., Stes. F-G; (417) 833-56010; storage/warehouse.
George Rensch; same; 806 E. Delmar St. 65803; 3980 W. Nichlos St.; (417) 844-2537; retail merchant.
George Rensch; George Rensch Salvage Yard; 806 E. Delmar St. 65803; 2015 W. Division St.; (417) 865-2536; storage/warehouse.
Interstate Auto & AC LLC; same; 3164 N. Glenstone Ave. 65803; same; (417) 833-6566; auto repair.
Jackson Financial Partners LLC; same; 4561 S. Farm Road 137 65810; same; (417) 459-9013; solicitation agency.
Kimberly Duquette LLC; same; 2081 E. Adolphus St. 65804; same; (417) 987-8803; service agent.
Koach Kesta Wellness LLC; same; 928 S. Shamrock Road, Nixa 65714; same; n/a; service agent.
Echo Celani Arnold; Magic By Moonshine; 2309 N. Concord Ave. 65803; same; (417) 343-5871; service agent.
William Johnson; Magical Touch Enterprises; 2733 W. Battlefield Road, No. 130 65804; 5625 S. Dollison Ave.; (417) 350-1068; distributor.
Sletto Dental LLC; McQueary Dental; 3540 S. National Ave. 65807; same; (417) 886-9094; retail merchant.
Travis Hodge; Metal Marvels; 1032 N. Ethyl Ave. 65802; same; (417) 414-4805; distributor.
Miller Woodworks; same; 1342 W. Schatz Lane, Nixa 65714; same; (417) 725-9663; special trades contractor.
Taraine Miller; Mobile Detailing; 613 Montclair St., Apt. 1A 65807; 4094 N. Farm Road 151; n/a; auto cleaning.
Savannah Ray; Ray’s Cleaning Service; 14304 W. Highway 266, Bois D’Arc 65612; same; (417) 576-5615; cleaning/maintenance service.
Pepe Productions LLC; Ruthies on C Street; 504 E. Commercial St. 65806; same; (417) 864-8144; retail merchant.
Amity Farr; Simply Fly Life; 1544 S. Kickapoo Ave. 65904; same; (417) 830-6732; service agent.
One on One LLC; Sno Bubble Tea; 1409 W. Maplewood St. 65807; 2825 S. Glenstone Ave.; (417) 501-1014; resturant.
Eric Milan; Stick It In Your Ear; 300 E. Walnut St. 65806; same; (417) 864-0500; retail merchant.
Farm 2 Counter Inc.; The Studio at Farm 2 Counter; P.O. Box 9212 65801; 2006 N. Broadway Ave.; (417) 834-5197; service agent.
Impact Home and Energy LLC; Summer Solar; 5905 W. U.S. Highway 60, Brookline 65619; same; (417) 732-2822; special trades contractor.
Greene County Business Licenses
Listed here are newly licensed businesses in Greene County filed for public record. Included in the listings are the name of the company, owner(s), mailing address, street address, phone number and description of the business. Addresses are in the city of Springfield unless otherwise noted.
Jan. 4-10, 2019
MKB Missouri LLC; same; P.O. Box 207, Westerville, OH 43086; 5462 W. State Highway; (417) 831-6030; wholesale partnership.
Battlefield Pharmacy; same; 1679 Hart Lane, Nixa 65714; 4062 W. Republic Road, Battlefield; (417) 576-0643; retail corporation.
Kobe Inc.; same; 3050 S. National Ave., Ste. 108 65804; same; (417) 771-5776; service corporation.
Marketing with May; same; 2828 S. Nettleton Ave., Ste. A107 65807; same; (830) 931-1787; retail/service proprietor.
John’s Visions; same; 3515 W. Shawnee Drive 65810; same; (417) 763-4062; retail proprietor.
Fast Black Sheep Burgers LLC; Black Sheep; 490 N. Pearson Creek Lane 65802; 2420 E. Sunshine; (417) 351-3595; retail corporation.
Victra; ABC Phones of North Carolina; P.O. Box 8000, Monsey, NY 10952; 98 N. Stoneridge Drive, Ruckersville; n/a; retail corporation.
MoxiePsychology LLC; same; 4235 S. Charleston Ave. 65804; same; (417) 771-5932; retail/service proprietor.
Deeds of Trust and Mortgages
Listed here are deeds of trust and mortgages, in amounts of $100,000 or more, filed for public record in Greene County by grantor, grantee, note amount and legal description of the property involved in the transaction.
Dec. 19-26, 2018
Steward Mortgage Funding LLC to Joshua D. Cooper; 238,500; L28, Scenic View.
Timothy Todd Wilson Trust to Robert E. Wilson Jr. Trust; 1,954,741; L10, Republic Commons, Phase I.
Timothy Todd Wilson Trust to Robert E. Wilson Jr. Trust; 2,000,000; sec. 36, twp. 29, range 22, NW.
U.S. Bank to Zahn M. Thompson; 126,350; L53, Ashcroft Estates, Phase II.
U.S. Bank to Douglas and Cynthia R. Smith; 100,000; L25, Scenic Heights.
USAA Federal Savings Bank to Jonathan I. and Katelyn C.S. May; 125,000; L16, Woodland Forrest.
Veridian Credit Union to Todd M. Hilzendager and Heidi M. Chronowski; 119,500; L26, Augusta Hills, Phase I.
Veterans United Home Loans to John K. and Heather Tinsley; 259,000; L37, White Oaks.
Wells Fargo Bank to Paul E. and Elizabeth Gail Otto Logan; 125,910; L6, Brookshire, second addition.
Wood & Huston Bank to Matthew M. and Leah A. Mawdsley; 174,020; L10, Ravenwood South, second addition.
Jan. 4-10, 2019
Arvest Bank to Cliff and Kim Akers; 232,750; sec. 29, twp. 30, range 20.
Assemblies of God Credit Union to Douglas E. and Gail Clay; 252,000; sec. 5, twp. 29, range 23, NE and NW.
Assemblies of God Credit Union to Amber Dawn Lutz; 128,000; L50, Villa Park Heights.
BancorpSouth Bank to Joshua Henry and Samantha Esther Hellmann; 120,000; L26, Brentwood Terrace.
BancorpSouth Bank to Greg Alan and Rhonda Janine Sexton; 287,700; L1-3 and L7-9, Mel Ridge Acres.
Bank of Bolivar to Landmark Building & Development Co. LLC; 216,000; L23, Hattiesburg Hills, Phase VI.
Bank of Bolivar to Landmark Building & Development Co. LLC; 212,000; L22, Hattiesburg Hills, Phase VI.
Bank of Bolivar to Linda G. Dunlap; 155,000; sec. 4, twp. 28, range 23, NW.
Bank of Little Rock Mortgage Corp. to Dale R. Densley; 156,750; L2, Rountree addition.
Bank of Little Rock Mortgage Corp. to Paul H. and Tami R. Gaddy; 123,500; L21, Woodland Hills Estates.
Bank of Sullivan to Noir Gray LLC; 240,000; L20, Emerald Park.
Bank of Sullivan to Rowden Property Management LLC; 565,000; L13, Country Club Terrace.
Bank of Sullivan to Waynejo LLC; 102,000; L1, Southwest Village, first addition.
BluCurrent Credit Union to GDL Enterprises LLC; 110,000; sec. 36, twp. 29, range 22, NE.
Calvin L. and Sandra K. Sowder to Dennis and Teresa Freeman; 100,000; sec. 27, twp. 28, range 24, NE.
Central Bank of the Ozarks to Salem Meadows Properties LLC; 1,103,373; L1-6 and L8-9 and L11 and L48-50 and L58, Salem Meadows.
Central Bank of the Ozarks to Cameron T. and Susan K. Thiessen; 511,200; L1, Rolling Acres Estates.
Central Bank of the Ozarks to Larry W. and Theresa M. Gathman; 116,880; L1, Deer Field, Phase I.
Central Bank of the Ozarks to Teresa and David Cunningham; 235,000; L2, Bristol Park.
Central Bank of the Ozarks to Dianna S. Prosser Trust; 150,000; sec. 14, twp. 29, range 20, SE and NE.
Citizens Bank to Marc and Bao H. McRandall; 144,875; L40, Angelbrook Estates.
DAS Acquisition Co. LLC to Stephen and Ellasa Simmons; 206,600; L154, Lakes at Shuyler Ridge.
DAS Acquisition Co. LLC to Mollie Wilson; 133,860; L14, Country Club Estates Inc., first addition.
Flat Branch Mortgage Inc. to Ryan N. and Skylar M. Sitton; 240,560; L21, Prairie View Heights, fifth addition.
Flat Branch Mortgage Inc. to Lloyd Neil and Vicky Louise Jarvis; 117,000; L60, Mockingbird Hill, first addition.
Flat Branch Mortgage Inc. to Brenda Barnes; 100,800; L8, Orchard Crest West, Phase III.
Gershman Mortgage to Micah R. and Amanda L. Stowe; 218,000; sec. 19, twp. 28, range 23, NE.
Gershman Mortgage to Michael D. Walker and Katherine Johnson; 121,754; L2, Orchard Crest, seventh addition.
Great Southern Bank to Allison J. and Lance Roffers; 241,500; L20, Southern Hills of Springfield.
Great Southern Bank to Michael E., Emily K. and Mike Carroll; 385,600; Lot 6A, Fox Grape, sixth addition.
Great Southern Bank to Kyle Boxer and Alyssa Stirewalt; 128,250; L34, Mockingbird Hill, first addition.
Guaranty Bank to Daniel and Jessica Miller; 196,278; sec. 24, twp. 31, range 24, NW.
H.E. Whitener Trust to Whitener Family LLC; 1,244,313; L1-3 and L7-9, Nellie Hyde Sperry’s addition.
Hawthorn Bank to Craig F. and Rita Lowther; 150,000; L12, Chimney Hills.
JPMorgan Chase Bank to Robert and Patricia Seaton; 115,200; sec. 20, twp. 28, range 23, SW.
Lamar Bank & Trust Co. to Sunshine Partners LLC; 1,460,000; L3-4 and L56-57, Plaza Park addition.
Legacy Bank & Trust to Pathway Holdings LLC; 263,200; L6 and L8, John Lairs addition.
Legacy Bank & Trust to 600 W. College Street LLC; 1,254,000; L1, Abbotts.
Legacy Bank & Trust to Mark Lamar Haden Trust; 200,000; sec. 20, twp. 28, range 20, SW.
Legacy Bank & Trust to CDRE Inc.; 259,200; Bldg. D, Unit 9, Evergreen Office Condominiums in West Village.
Loandepot.com LLC to James Kreidier; 130,400; L76, Greentree Hills.
Mid-Missouri Bank to Jamie and Paden Wilcox; 140,622; L107, Parkhazel, first addition.
OakStar Bank to Jeffrey W. and Kathleen G. Brunson; 171,830; L9, Lake Highland.
OakStar Bank to Dustin and Gracia Kellogg; 303,000; sec. 5, twp. 29, range 23, NW.
OakStar Bank to TFD LLC; 142,000; L3, Magers addition.
OakStar Bank to TFD LLC; 108,000; L3, Magers addition.
O’Bannon Banking Co. to Robin S. Sutherland Trust; 630,750; sec. 13, twp. 31, range 21, SW.
Ozark Bank to Brad Daniel and Sharon Jay Ehrmann; 190,000; L29, Lakes at Shuyler Ridge, Phase II.
People’s Community Bank to Kendra R. and Dustin W. White; 283,000; L4, Angelbrook Estates.
Quicken Loans Inc. to Angelia L. and Michael L. Basten; 123,000; L31, Del Prado Hills, first addition.
Restoration Church of Springfield, MO to Well Springfield Church of Nazarene; 100,000; L97-102 and L109-114, Massey’s Addition.
Ronald K. and Vicky Holland to Keith R. Holland; 553,500; sec. 13, twp. 28, range 22, NW.
Royal United Mortgage LLC to Stephanie Dasal; 135,785; L19, White Oaks, Phase II.
Royal United Mortgage LLC to Cheryl L. Holland; 100,000; L73, Terrace Park addition.
Simmons Bank to James and Margaret Fry Trust; 154,000; L1, G.W. Hines, second addition.
Southern Bank to Well Springfield Church of Nazarene; 760,000; L97-102 and L109-114, Massey’s Addition.
Springfield First Community Bank to Kholland9 Properties LLC; 715,000; sec. 13, twp. 28, range 22, NW.
Springfield First Community Bank to Mary Martha Nave; 220,825; L378, Cloverdale addition.
Steward Mortgage Funding LLC to Matias Abraham Duran; 126,000; L8, Barrington Park, first addition.
U.S. Bank to Ryen Erik and Amanda Somirs; 160,375; L2, Oakwood, fourth addition.
UMB Bank to Marie Rita Jarek Trust; 100,000; sec. 9, twp. 28, range 23, NW.
Veterans United Home Loans to Lee Scott; 206,600; L2, Marlborugh Manor, eighth addition.
Veterans United Home Loans to Tanya R. Loney; 110,000; L154, Fulton Place.
Wells Fargo Bank to Melissa Ines Payne; 164,200; L21, Kay Pointe, Phase VI.
The following petitions were filed and relief was granted in the United States Bankruptcy Court in Kansas City for the Western District of Missouri, as a matter of public record. The bankruptcies were received at the federal clerk’s office in Springfield. The bankruptcies appear in order of case, chapter, petitioner and address. Addresses are in the city of Springfield unless otherwise noted.
Dec. 27, 2018-Jan. 3, 2019
B18-61430/Chap. 7. Esau J. and Cherie A. Lee; 1732 S. Grant Ave. 65801.
B18-61431/Chap. 7. Sandy Sue Hendrickson; 1451 E. Woodland St., Apt. 606 65804.
B18-61432/Chap. 7. Jamie Sue Spoon; 513 N. Fulbright 65802.
B18-61433/Chap. 13. Glenn Morris and Cindy Ann Dawson; 3253 W. Caravan 65803.
B18-61434/Chap. 7. William C. Jr. and Cheryl C. Phillips; 4120 S. Hillcrest Ave., Apt. A-105 65807.
B19-60001/Chap. 7. Tamra Jo Koch; 3011 U.S. Highway 160, West Plains 65775.
B19-60002/Chap. 7. Luke and Rebecca D. Johnson; P.O. Box 614, Marshfield 65704.
B19-60003/Chap. 7. Geri Texeira; 1311 W. Timberview Road, Nixa 65714.
B19-60004/Chap. 13. Rick Allen and Andrea Callow Hoerman; 791 Greer Creek Road, Marshfield 65706.
B19-60005/Chap. 7. Timothy Charles Leonard Wheland and Lindsey Ann Bedford-Whelan; 7920 W. Farm Road 76, Willard 65781.
B19-60006/Chap. 7. Tabbatha Renee Hornsby; 2937 W. Camino Alto 65810.
B19-60007/Chap. 7. Pamela Kay Smith; 241 W. Northview Circle, Fair Grove 65648.
B19-60008/Chap. 7. Norman Lester David; 188 Knox Ave., Hollister 65672.
Jan. 4-10, 2019
B19-60009/Chap. 13. William Harold Countryman; 434 N. Bonda Way, Nixa 65714.
B19-60010/Chap. 13. Michael Corey and Tamara Kay Robertson, dba Robertson Transportation LLC; 705 Foxx Drive, Nixa 65714.
B19-60011/Chap. 7. Kristin Lyn Turner; 2015 W. University St., Apt. B306 65807.
B19-60012/Chap. 13. Hannah Marie Henry; 6465 W. Farm Road 188, Republic 65738.
B19-60013/Chap. 7. Angela Jeanette Reyes; 2825 N. Fort 65803.
B19-60014/Chap. 7. Ruth Louise Mullery; 568 Greer Creek, Marshfield 65706.
B19-60015/Chap. 13. David Wayne and Tammy Lynn Stafford; 1122 E. Evergreen 65803.
B19-60016/Chap. 7. Nicholas Dwayne Reed; 108 Clara Drive, Lebannon 65536.
B19-60017/Chap. 7. Arthur Dewayne Vaughn; 226 Chrystle, Lebannon 65536.
B19-60018/Chap. 7. Ferdinand A. IV and Linda L. Bischoff dba T L Sales; 2020 County Road 129, Wasola 65773.
B19-60019/Chap. 7. Marvin Lee Breshears; 1131 W. Battlefield St. Apt. E17 65807.
B19-60020/Chap. 7. Jon M. Bryan; Rural Route 61, Box 80-D, Macomb 65702.
B19-60021/Chap. 13. Jamie Lynn Fields; 4916 S. Williams Drive 65810.
B19-60022/Chap. 7. William Paul Humes; 1207 E. Parkview, Ozark 65721.
B19-60023/Chap. 13. Lorrie Ellen Hulet Molina; 621 S. Park Ave. 65802.
B19-60024/Chap. 7. Melissa Ann DiPasquale; 5601 N. Farmer Branch Road, No. 308, Ozark 65721.
B19-60025/Chap. 7. Abbie Lenore Sutton; 2642 N. Howard 65803.
B19-60026/Chap. 7. Kevin Dean and Monika Nichole Headlee; 5452 W. Josh St. 65802.
B19-60027/Chap. 7. Rachel L. Willhite; 8902 Highway H, Lynchburg 65543.
B19-60028/Chap. 7. Kent Edward Summers; P.O. Box 6265 65801.
B19-60029/Chap. 7. Michael Ernest and Jennifer Lee Barton; 2011 W. Nichols 65802.
B19-60030/Chap. 7. Carlos Lamon and Michelle Lea Edwards; 3247 W. Lombard St. 65802.
B19-60031/Chap. 13. Cody Max and Sonja Ann Franks Kamplain; 26200 Highway W, Waynesville 65583.
B19-60032/Chap. 7. Lawrence J. Dicharry, dba Dicharry Plumbing; 1301 Chesnut St., Cabool 65689.
B19-30005/Chap. 7. Jennifer Lee Page; P.O. Box 441, Crane 65633.
Potential facility operators apply for city zoning approvals.
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Brandy Hickman with 2B well & Living Light with Brandy Lane advises to be responsive and authentic with your clients. If you don't, the business will go elsewhere.