AUGUST 4, 2006 - Posted at 8:14 a.m. CDT
BRANSON, Mo. (AP) - Developers who want to build a 25-story
building in Branson have run into a roadblock.
H-C-W Development of Branson and Lebanon developer Evergreen
Investments are proposing a 300-foot building on a hill near the
current location of the Branson Inn. They say it would be the
tallest building in Missouri south of Kansas City and St. Louis.
The development would include hotel rooms, condominiums, a
restaurant and bar, office space, a spa, retail stores and
But the plans suffered a setback this week, when the Branson
Planning and Zoning Commission postponed a vote on the issue.
The developers want to amend an existing plan to allow a
building taller than ten stories, and for the density of people