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Posted on: September 15, 2014

Overflow crowd again expected for next City Council Meeting

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The Sept. 22 City Council meeting is expected to draw a large crowd that could possibly exceed building capacity. Overflow rooms with be set up, as well as loud speakers set up outside the building. To ensure sa...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2014

Art Museum's 99 Times Party to support collection of historic textiles

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Earlier this year, Springfield Art Museum staff discovered a "box of ghosts."

While inventorying the museum’s collection, staff discovered a number of exceptional dresses and other textile pieces, ...Read on...

Visit the Springfield Art Museum online.
Posted on: September 12, 2014

Date changed for vote on SOGI bill; other Council updates

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Springfield City Council will vote on a proposed amendment to the City’s non-discrimination ordinance at its Oct. 13 meeting. Previously, it was mentioned that the vote would take place Oct. 27. That was in erro...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2014

Workforce Investment Board conducting regional workforce survey

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The Ozark Region Workforce Investment Board, in partnership with the Missouri Career Center and local chambers of commerce, are conducting a regional workforce survey titled “MOmentum 2015,” to identify the iss...Read on...

Complete the MOmentum 2015 workforce survey.
Posted on: September 12, 2014

Recruitment event encourages women to consider career of firefighting

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Do you have what it takes to be a Springfield Firefighter? Find out at the "Girls on Fire"...Read on...

View our "Girls on Fire" promotional video.
Posted on: September 11, 2014

New “COPS” episodes feature Springfield Police Department

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Springfield Police Department officers will be featured in an upcoming episode of “COPS”, set t...Read on...

View the promo for the episode airing Saturday.
Posted on: September 11, 2014

City of Springfield selects firm to perform internal audits

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RubinBrown, Certified Accountants and & Business Consultants, has been selected to perform the City of Springfield’s internal audit functions, beginning immediately. Representatives from the firm’s St. Louis...Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2014

Fatality crash

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The Springfield Police Department is currently investigating a fatality crash that occurred nea...Read on...

Posted on: September 10, 2014

Missing person alert

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The Springfield Police Department is investigating a report of a missing person and is asking f...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2014

Send us your photos of Springfield in fall!

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Springfield photographers, we'd love to use your photos of Springfield in fall on our homepage. Please e-mail them to mhaase@springfieldmo.gov or post them to our Facebook page ...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2014

Health Department encourages easy prevention of respiratory illness

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In light of several hospitals in Illinois and Missouri recently reporting clusters of severe respiratory illness in children, the Springfield-Greene County Health Department would like to stress the simple preve...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2014

City to remove red-light cameras from intersections

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More than four years after the City of Springfield discontinued its red-light camera program as a result of a Missouri Supreme Court ruling, and at Councilman Doug Burlison’s suggestion, vendor American Traffic ...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2014

Springfield City Council recognizes Springfield LifeSave designees

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Springfield City Council formally recognized three Springfield businesses for completing the “50/50 ...Read on...

Visit Springfield LifeSave.org.
Posted on: September 5, 2014

Public Works performing pavement resurfacing on City streets in September

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Public Works will be resurfacing pavement on several streets throughout the City in September. Motorists are advised to slow down and use caution as they move through these areas.

Weather permitting, work wi...Read on...

Posted on: September 4, 2014

Park Board publishes fall activities guide

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The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has released the fall edition of The Park Bench, a guide to Park Board recreational programs and activities for September through December.

Posted on: August 27, 2014

New City signage program informs motorists

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Motorists will see additional information from the City as they make their way throughout Springfield’s roadway construction zones. The Public Works and Public Information departments started a new signage progr...Read on...

View the National Avenue widening project sign.
Posted on: August 26, 2014

City prepares to submit latest sewer overflow control plans to regulators

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The Long-Term Overflow Control Plan, (a plan required by state and federal environmental regulators to reduce sewer system overflows) will be submitted in December. It will recommend investments in the local se...Read on...

Posted on: August 22, 2014

Construction begins for City Government Plaza parking lots project

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Construction activities on the parking lots at the City Government Plaza will begin on Tuesday, Aug. 26 as part of a grant-funded project to demonstrate stormwater management techniques to reduce the amount of ...Read on...

Visit Big Urbie's Web site.
Posted on: October 28, 2011

City Jobs

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The City of Springfield offers challenging employment opportunities to people interested in careers in public service at the municipal level. View job openings.

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