The Council of the City of Springfield is accepting applications to fill the vacancy of one (1) City Council member, partial term ending November, 2017.  Candidate must be a resident of the City of Springfield and complete an application of interest, which can be picked up in the City Clerk’s office at 601 Avenue A or found by CLICKING HERE.   Applications must be returned NO LATER than Wednesday, December 2, 2015.

Welcome to the City of Springfield!

Springfield has much to offer!  From great parks and recreation opportunities, to
affordable housing (existing and custom built), great schools, and central location
to larger employment markets like Kalamazoo and Battle Creek, Springfield has
something to offer every family, business owner, and visitor. 
If you don't already
live here, you just need to stop by and see it for yourself.

Springfield's Vision and Purpose Statement

The City of Springfield exists to provide small town responsiveness and large
city quality services to the citizens, businesses, and visitors of Springfield.

To that end we hereby announce our intention to provide those services and
community oriented problem solving through the maintenance of our own governing
autonomy while working cooperatively with our neighboring governments.  We recognize
that the people we serve are not interruptions to our daily work but are the reason
for our existence.

Our goal therefore is to treat all citizens with utmost equality and respect, provide safe
housing and businesses, maintain a quality road system, and provide a professional
safety services team.

The City of Springfield now offers a convenient drop-off location for Items that should not
be placed in recycling.
The Public Safety Building can now accept old batteries, florescent bulbs and has a RedMed Box
for unused/unwanted 
medications in pill form see the complete list in the recycling flyer. Call the
Public Safety Office (269) 965-7795 for assistance.

Unwanted items can be accepted Monday thru Thursday 7:00 am to 5:30 pm closed on