1. Grass is greener for former lawn care specialist hired as interim director of the Springfield BID

    Grass is greener for former lawn care specialist hired as interim director of the Springfield BID

    The Springfield BID was established in 1998 under state legislation. It is a nonprofit organization, providing services including litter cleanup, graffiti removal, sidewalk and curb cleaning, flower baskets and planters maintenance, marketing, special events and "ambassadors" to welcome and assist visitors. The agency collects around $700,000 in fees from about 100 downtown commercial property owners in the 26-block area included in the district.

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    1. Prior to his career in the lawn care industry, Chris served as property manager for Market Place Management in downtown Springfield. We are excited to welcome Chris to the SBID team and are confident that his skills and background will be in asset to our organization.
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