On February 25, 2008, the City of Springfield adopted a Green Building Policy for construction and renovation of city owned buildings.

Progress Timeline
  • 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.
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