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. Manager, Tom Boyatt
Current Development: oversees changes to property inside the City or the Urban Growth Boundary around it. Manager, Greg Mott
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. Director, Anette Spickard
Upcoming Temporary Unavailability of Springfield's e-Permitting System
Access to the online e-permitting system will not be available
starting at 5 p.m. on April 27.
The availability of the online system will resume at 8 a.m. on May 1.
The City of Springfield will be converting the software used for processing building permits and inspections, planning applications, engineering permits, and business licensing to the new version used by the State of Oregon starting at 5 p.m. on April 27 to 8 a.m. on May 1, 2017.
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A flashing yellow arrow allows drivers to turn left when there is an adequate gap in oncoming traffic. We encourage and appreciate citizen comments about their use. You can also view an animated example here.
Visit our Traffic Safety and Control page for additional information.