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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Media Briefing at 2 p.m. at Public Safety Center


The City of Springfield and the Springfield-Greene County Health Department will host an in-person media briefing at 2 p.m. in the Training Room of the Public Safety Center, 330 W. Scott.

We ask that members of the media—one per outlet—arrive 10-15 minutes early for a health  screening and practice physical distancing while in the briefing.

The briefing will discuss the details of the City’s Road to Recovery Plan and announce the Mayor’s Phase 2 Road to Recovery Order.

Media can utilize footage from a pool camera but will be spaced to maintain physical distancing. Reporters and the public can continue to tune in to the livestream on the City’s and Health Department’s Facebook pages or at

For reporters who will not appear in person, questions can be directed via text message to Cora Scott at 417-380-3352.

Members of the public with questions should visit our website at, email [email protected], or call 417-874-1211.


For media requests, contact Cora Scott, Director of Public Information & Civic Engagement at 417-380-3352 or Kathryn Wall, Springfield-Greene County Health Department Public Health Information Administrator, at 417-874-1205.

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