On February 25, 2008, the City of Springfield adopted a Green Building Policy for construction and renovation of city owned buildings.
September 24, 2007
Proposed policy presented to City Council as Council Bill 2007-315
October 2, 2007
Jason Hartke, from the U.S. Green Building Council, made a Council presentation about the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System. Mr. Hartke also appeared on a TV23 Mayor's Roundtable.
February 8, 2008
Community Involvement Committee met and recommended approval with modifications.