Amending Chapter 5, Water, of the Springfield Utility Board policies regarding Development/ Redevelopment Charges.

The Springfield Utility Board plans to hold a public hearing on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, during its 6:00 p.m. regular Board meeting. This public hearing is to allow public comment on a proposed amendment to SUB’s Water Development/ Redevelopment Charge policies to provide for an adjustment in existing water development charges of 0.75 percent, with a proposed effective date of December 10, 2020, in accordance with existing methodology. There is no change in the methodology.

The public is encouraged to join the regular Board meeting via phone or internet. Instructions to join will be included on the agenda that will be available on SUB’s website prior to the meeting. If joining the meeting/public hearing, the public will be prompted for comment during the meeting. The public may also submit public comment in advance, to be entered into the record, via email to by Noon on December 9.

Particulars of the amendment will be available for public review prior to the meeting/public hearing on SUB’s website at  To receive copies of the proposed amendment by mail, or to obtain answers to questions about the proposed amendment, please call Greg Miller, at 541-726-2396.