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The Development and Public Works (DPW) Department is organized into five divisions:

  • Community Development: looks at the long-term future of the community and how we might grow. Interim Manager, Sandy Belson
  • Current Development: oversees changes to property inside the City or the Urban Growth Boundary around it. Manager, Sandy Belson
  • Environmental Services: protects Springfield's water resources by managing a stormwater program and partnering in the regional wastewater program. Manager, Matt Stouder
  • Operations: keeps the City's systems- streets (including traffic signals), wastewater, stormwater- running smoothly. Manager, Brian Conlon
  • Administration: oversees department budget, provides front counter customer service, and public information and outreach. Interim Director, Tom Boyatt

Development and Public Works Department


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A Public Hearing for the Springfield Planning Commission will be held on Tuesday September 18, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Spreingfield City Hall, 225 Fifth Street, Springfield, Oregon, to consider the following proposal.

Proposed Zoning Map Amendment to change the zoning for 1.2 acres of property from Light Medium Industrial (LMI) to Community Commercial (CC). The proposed rezoning is intended to bring the property and the existing building into conformity with the adopted East Main Refinement Plan. The property subject to this proposal is located at 4740 Main Street (Assessor's Map 17-02-32-42, Tax Lots 101 & 102). The Planning case number for the application is 811-18-000148-TYP3.
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New Franklin Boulevard Project

Glenwood Refinement Plan

Accessory Dwelling Units

Springfield 2030 Plan and Urban Growth Boundary Study

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Construction Projects

Springfield Transportation System Plan

Virginia-Daisy Bikeway Project

Mill Race Stormwater Facility Project

Channel 6 Floodplain Map Update Project

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Development and Public Works Department

225 Fifth Street
Springfield, OR 97477

Ph: 541.726.3753
Fx: 541.726.3689


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