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JEDO APPROVES GO TOPEKA’S PHASED APPROACH TO ASTRA INNOVATION CENTER BUILDOUT, WITH CONSTRUCTION SLATED TO START THIS SUMMER

February 15, 2024

Topeka, KS — At its meeting Wednesday, Topeka and Shawnee County’s Joint Economic Development Organization Board voted to approve a strategic phased approach, proposed by GO Topeka, to construction of […]

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