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UMKC Innovation Center

Greater Poplar Bluff Area Chamber of Commerce

To provide leadership and service to promote economic growth and industrial development to the greater Poplar Bluff area. (Leadership, Economic Development, Education, Advocacy, Networking & Tourism.)

About

To provide leadership and service to promote economic growth and industrial development to the greater Poplar Bluff area. (Leadership, Economic Development, Education, Advocacy, Networking & Tourism.)

Objectives:

Advance commercial, industrial, retail, agricultural, educational, civic and other interests in Poplar Bluff and the surrounding area. 

To cultivate a successful travel and tourism industry in Butler County through economic development, expansion of current tourism attractions and supporting the wise use and enjoyment of our natural, cultural and historic resources thereby improving the way of life for Butler County residents. 

Provide a forum for members to meet and discuss common concerns. 

Promote the Poplar Bluff area as THE place to live, work and play.

Services

Economic and Site Development

  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance
  • Tax Credits

Marketing/Sales

  • Demographics/Census Data

Starting a Business

  • Site Location
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes

Training

  • Startup Classes
Primary ContactSteve Halter
Address1111 West Pine
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
Phone(573) 785-7761
Fax(573) 785-1901