Legislative Priorities

The City of Springfield has identified major priorities on matters to come before state and federal lawmakers. These priorities have been approved by members of Springfield, Missouri City Council.

The following priorities are established for the 2013 legislative session:
  • Economic development and fighting poverty
  • Protecting the natural environment
  • Maintaining local control and avoiding unfunded mandates
  • Improving public health
  • Maintaining public safety and Improving the Criminal Justice System