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2015 City News Releases

Posted on: January 13, 2015

Brett Foster to join City of Springfield as principal engineer for construction inspection

Brett A. Foster, P.E., will join the City of Springfield Jan. 26 as principal engineer for construction inspection. Foster’s responsibilities will include working with consultants, property owners, developers and contractors to provide plan review and construction inspection. This position also serves as the City’s construction contract administrator for projects funded through public work and environmental services. Foster currently serves as a resident engineer resident engineer for MoDOT's Southwest District, where his is responsible for $20 million to $50 million annually of construction contracts, including major highway expansions, interchange construction, bridge construction and pavement maintenance and overlays. Projects that Foster worked on at MoDOT include the 2014 Route 13/82 Osceola interchange project, the 2011 Route 65 Benton County expansion project, the 2010-11 Lake Taneycomo Bridge rehab and roundabout, and the 2007-08 James River Freeway and Republic Road cost share project. Before serving as a resident engineer in MoDOT's Southwest District, Foster served a senior construction inspector for MoDOT's Springfield District. Foster has a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from the University of Missouri-Rolla, where he graduated magna a cum laude in 2001. He is a licensed Professional Engineer. ### For more information, please contact Assistant Director of Public Works Kirk Juranas at 417-864-1938 or kjuranas@springfieldmo.gov.

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Posted on: February 23, 2015

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Posted on: March 23, 2015

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Posted on: March 24, 2015

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Posted on: April 7, 2015

April 27 City Council meeting summary

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April 13 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: April 13, 2015

Gift of Time nominations now open

Posted on: April 20, 2015

April 27 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: April 13, 2015

April 13 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: April 13, 2015

Gift of Time nominations now open

Posted on: April 20, 2015

April 27 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: April 27, 2015

June 22 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: June 22, 2015

July 13 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: July 13, 2015

July 27 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: July 27, 2015

Aug. 10 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: August 10, 2015

City responds to Sheriff's Counterclaim

Posted on: August 14, 2015

Aug. 24 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: August 24, 2015

Sept. 14 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: September 14, 2015

Sept. 28 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: September 28, 2015

Oct. 12 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: October 12, 2015

Oct. 26 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: October 26, 2015

Five City Councilmembers issue statement

Posted on: November 2, 2015

Nov. 9 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: November 9, 2015

City of Springfield Weekly News Tip Sheet

Posted on: November 18, 2015

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Posted on: November 23, 2015

Nov. 23 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: November 23, 2015

Awards & Achievers

Posted on: November 25, 2015

City of Springfield Weekly News Tip Sheet

Posted on: December 14, 2015

Dec. 14 City Council meeting summary

Posted on: December 14, 2015

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Posted on: December 31, 2015