FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 16, 2018

Contact:
Loralyn Spiro, 541.726.2233 or 541.285.6205
or
Amber Fossen, 541.726.3695 or 541.968.8496

The Springfield Development Code Update Project Technical Advisory Committee will hold their first meeting from 3-5 p.m., Wednesday, January 23, 2019 in the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) located in the Springfield Justice Center at 230 Fourth Street.

The Technical Advisory Committee will hold their second meeting from 3-5 p.m., Monday, January 28, 2019 in the Library Meeting Room located in Springfield City Hall at 225 Fifth Street.

All meetings of the Development Code Update Project Technical Advisory Committee are open to the public though no public comment will be taken at the meetings. Meeting agendas will be posted on the project webpage – http://www.springfield-or.gov/city/development-public-works/springfield-development-code-update-project/

Project Purpose and Background
The purpose of the Development Code Update project is to change the Springfield Development Code to support efficient, timely, and clear development review. The updated Development Code will support Springfield’s economic development priorities and will honor Springfield’s home town feel now and in the future. The Development Code Update Project Technical Advisory Committee is charged with providing input, advice and recommendations for the project.

What: Springfield’s Development Code Update Project Technical Advisory Committee meeting

Who: Residents, Springfield business and property owners

When:  Meeting #1 – 3-5 p.m., Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Meeting #2 – 3-5 p.m., Monday, January 28, 2019

Where: Meeting #1 – Emergency Operations Center (EOC) located in the Springfield Justice Center at 230 Fourth Street

               Meeting #2 – Library Meeting Room located in the Springfield City Hall at 225 Fifth Street

Additional information:  Contact Mark Rust, Senior Planner, at 541.726.3654 or email at mrust@springfield-or.gov or the project page at http://www.springfield-or.gov/city/development-public-works/springfield-development-code-update-project/