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2016 City News Releases

Posted on: January 12, 2016

City of Springfield Weekly News Tip Sheet

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Need City head shots? Visit the City's SmugMug page.Building Development Services

Service requests for the Building Development Services department are up 10% over this time last year. BDS implements and monitors a variety of city, state, and federal codes, and four trades (electrical, plumbing, gas and mechanical). It also offers essential information for businesses, homeowners, landlords, tenants, contractors, and developers.

Contact: Chris Straw, BDS Director, 864-1059.

Health

• There are numerous opportunities to help you live a longer, healthier and happier life in Springfield and Greene County in 2016.

Contact: Kathryn Wall, Public Information Administrator, 874-1205 or kwall@springfieldmo.gov.

Parks

• Eagle Days returns to Lake Springfield Park and the Springfield Conservation Nature Center Saturday, Jan. 17, and Sunday, Jan. 18, giving spectators the opportunity to learn more about eagles and other migratory birds on and around Lake Springfield during the winter months.

Garden enthusiasts are invited to get involved with the Springfield Botanical Gardens at a volunteer orientation on the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, Monday, Jan. 18.

Contact: Jenny Fillmer Edwards, Springfield-Greene County Park Board Public Information Administrator, 874-2943 or jedwards@springfieldmo.gov.

Workforce Development

The Missouri Job Center has released its 2015 Year in Review.

Contact: Megan Short, Communications Coordinator, 841-3386, 839-7612 or mshort@springfieldmo.gov.

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Other News in 2016 City News Releases

Jan. 11 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: January 11, 2016

Zone 2 Councilman Justin Burnett resigns

Posted on: January 14, 2016

Jan. 25 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: January 25, 2016

Feb. 8 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: February 8, 2016

City solicits bids for properties

Posted on: February 10, 2016

City employee dies in accident at landfill

Posted on: February 10, 2016

Feb. 22 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: February 22, 2016

March 7 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: March 7, 2016

March 21 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: March 21, 2016

April 4 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: April 4, 2016

April 18 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: April 18, 2016

June 13 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: June 13, 2016

June 27 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: June 27, 2016

July 11 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: July 11, 2016

July 25 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: July 25, 2016

Aug. 8 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: August 8, 2016

Sept. 6 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Zone 2 Council seat open

Posted on: August 25, 2016
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Sept. 19 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: September 19, 2016
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Oct. 3 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: October 3, 2016
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October sales tax revenues on target

Posted on: October 11, 2016
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Oct. 17 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: October 17, 2016
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Oct. 31 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: October 31, 2016
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Nov. 14 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: November 14, 2016
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Nov. 28 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: November 28, 2016
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Dec. 12 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: December 12, 2016