City & Government

Local Roundup Briefs: Week of Jan. 4

Mill Street Reconstruction Project begins this year SPRINGFIELD – The Mill Street Reconstruction Project is planned to begin the summer of 2024 and will extend through the summer of 2025. The project will address crumbling pavement as well as challenges faced by pedestrians and bicyclists. According to the City, the Mill[Read More…]

In brief: Springfield housing highlights

Cornerstone Community Housing A low-income housing development at 1875 16th St. Construction will begin in January and is projected to be completed by the end of 2024 or early 2025. A waitlist for tenants will open approximately 90 days before it’s completed and ready for move-in. There will be 39 affordable[Read More…]

Year In Review Briefs

New Cottage Grove city manager announced COTTAGE GROVE — It’s time for Cottage Grove to say goodbye to interim city manager David Clyne and hello to city manager finalist Michael Sauerwein, who will be appointed at the Jan. 8 city council meeting. “Both my wife and I are looking forward[Read More…]

City Government Briefs: Week of Dec. 14

Five finalists announced for city manager role in Cottage Grove COTTAGE GROVE – The search for Cottage Grove’s new city manager is nearing its end as five candidates have been announced as finalists. The finalists are: Highlighted among James Hunt’s 20 years of city manager and city administrator experience are[Read More…]



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