Missouri Tiny Home News

Missouri  Tiny Home News

Springfield City Council Committee Considers Tiny House Rules July 26th, 2019

The Springfield City Council Plans and Policies committee met Thursday to discuss changes that would need to be made to city ordinances to deal with tiny homes and Park models versus Recreational Vehicles.

The city currently does not have definitions in city code for many types of housing that are possible for the community, including Tiny House, Tiny House on Wheels, Tiny House Community, Park Model structure, and Recreational Vehicle.

Article Source Ozarks Independent

Eden Village founder speaks about lawsuit against City of Springfield July 22nd, 2019

According to court documents, the Gathering Tree and Eden Village are bringing the action under the Fair Housing Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Dr. David Brown told reporters that although they won’t be developing on the property at 3303 W. Division St. just yet, he hopes to announce in the coming weeks a different location for a second Eden Village.

Article Source Springfield News-Leader

Eden Village files federal ADA lawsuit against City of Springfield July 19th, 2019

Article Source Springfield News-Leader 

Democratic presidential candidate Buttigieg talks veterans, Trump comments in KC July 17th, 2019

On Wednesday, the former Army intelligence officer visited the tiny house village project ran by Veterans Community Project.

Article Source KCTV News 5

Jason Kander joins group behind KC’s tiny house village for veterans July 15th, 2019

A local hero is stepping back into the spotlight, joining an organization to make sure no veteran comes home to live on the streets.

Article Source KCTV News 5

Greenville FFA’s big hearts build tiny houses for veterans July 1st, 2019

Now it was up to the students to build the tiny house. The house included floor to ceiling tongue and grove finished grade pin, metal roof, insulation, house wrap, linoleum floor, and bunk beds.

Article Source AGDaily

The Veterans Community Project May 9, 2019

The Veterans Community Project will be expanding its tiny homes for homeless veterans. There will also be a community center for health and dental exams.

Video KMBC9

Students Build Tiny Houses to Bring Geometry Lessons to Life April 30th, 2019

The school is one of a handful across the country where students are building tiny houses in math or career-and-technical-education courses. The experience, educators say, not only teaches practical trade skills but also math, economics, and problem-solving.

Article Source Education Week

Tiny houses draw scrutiny again January 24th, 2019

No action was taken by Fulton City Council members this week during a meeting in which a proposed ordinance about tiny houses was discussed.

Article Source Fulton Sun

Tiny home, big trend September 24th, 2018

Tiny homes are becoming more and more popular for several reasons.  

They’re less expensive. They take up less space, which usually leads to fewer possessions. They allow for minimalist living. They often have wheels, so you can travel or easily move.  

Article Source Missouri State News