The Springfield Utility Board plans to hold a Board Retreat Work Session on March 18, 2023, and is to commence at 8:00 a.m. The purpose of the retreat is for a learning opportunity presented by Dr. Johnny Lake related to diversity, equity, and inclusion, review the Board’s self-evaluation of its performance in 2022, and if time allows, discuss 2023 goals.
The Board also plans to hold a non-public executive session pursuant to ORS 40.225, ORS 192.660(2)(f), and ORS 192.660(2)(h); attorney-client privilege; to consider information or records that are exempt by law from public disclosure, including written advice from attorneys; to consult with counsel concerning legal rights and duties with regard to pending or potential litigation. This meeting will commence at approximately 11:00 a.m., immediately following the conclusion of the Board Retreat on March 18.
Members of the public are invited to join the Board Retreat Work Session remotely via phone or internet, or in-person in SUB’s Board Room located in the Annex Building at 223 A Street in Springfield. However, please note that the Board does not hear public input during work sessions. Instructions to join remotely will be available on the agenda, posted prior to the meetings, on SUB’s website under Board Meetings.