Follow along live with the Springfield City Council committee of the whole meeting.
At the 25:00 mark, there was a discussion of the new development at 300-320 E Washington St. The project is looking for $7,650,000 in TIF funds.
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The meeting was adjourned for executive session. The start of the meeting is below, the TIF discussion is in the top player.