Office of Emergency Management Public Information Officer Earns Top Certification

SPRINGFIELD, MO — Erin Hedlun, Springfield-Greene County Office of Emergency Management public information officer, has recently joined an elite group of professionals from around

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Environmental review complete on Kansas Expressway extension project; design work to begin

The environmental review process for the Kansas Expressway extension project has been completed and engineers will begin work on design plans.   In March

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Greene County to move Public Administrator, Youth Academy out of aging building

Greene County Commissioners are relocating several offices in an effort to lower costs and liability due to the aging and problematic Hogan Building, located

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Greene County signs lease to open temporary jail in November

Greene County Commissioners finalized a lease Friday, Aug. 17, that would allow a temporary jail to be built next to the existing jail.  

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Greene County earns NACo 100 Brilliant Ideas at Work award for Great Game of Government

Greene County was honored to be acknowledged by the National Association of Counties (NACo) in its 100 Brilliant Ideas at Work awards, celebrating the best innovations

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Nationally recognized consultant estimates future jail population

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Esteemed jail and prison consultant Bill Garnos, who has directed or assisted with jail planning projects for more than 100 cities and

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