Police Chief Reacts to Levy Results

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield voters voted for the extension of a public safety levy to help pay for police and jail services. The money raised from the measure, which is basically an extension of the levy passed in 2006, will help pay for police and jail services. On average, homeowners will pay an extra $40 … Continue reading »

Springfield to Vote on Safety Levy

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield Jail isn’t looking at layoffs, but it does want to make sure it can maintain the level of service Springfield residents expect. That’s why the city put a public safety levy on the ballot. Springfield is the only city in the state with a jail of its size, and it … Continue reading »