Shawnee Milling Co. President Joe Ford requested a rezone at 10 and 20 E. Farrall Street and 524 S. Bell Street as part of its expansion efforts. The site in question isn't actually part of the expansion — which will be just north of that location, he said, but is to accommodate their trucks as they loop around the property for pickup or delivery operations.

Shawnee Milling Co. President Joe Ford requested a rezone at 10 and 20 E. Farrall Street and 524 S. Bell Street as part of its expansion efforts. The site in question isn't actually part of the expansion — which will be just north of that location, he said, but is to accommodate their trucks as they loop around the property for pickup or delivery operations.

“We would rather keep our trucks on the property instead of circling around on Farrall, which causes added traffic congestion,” he said.