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Fiscal Year 2021 Budget Well….I didn’t see this one coming, but Spring Hill still does not have a budget for fiscal year 2020-2021. Monday night’s second and final vote of the fiscal year 2020-2021 budget failed in a 4-4 tie. Aldermen Allen, Gavigan, Nieves and myself voted in favor of the proposed budget. Aldermen Fuqua, […]

A City’s budget represents it’s priorities. Spring Hill’s proposed Fiscal Year 2021 budget represents a focus on three essential services – Roads, Public Safety and Utility Services. 80% of all available funds are proposed to be spent towards these three essential services. Roads – $27.7M Water, Sewer and Sanitation – $20.3M Public Safety – $12.7M […]

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COVID-19 and Spring Hill   I’m not going to rehash everything that has occurred internationaly, nationally or at the state level related to Covid-19 over the past 6 weeks, but I would like to take a moment to identify some local Spring Hill changes and action items.   While much of Spring Hill experienced alternative […]

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Adequate Facility Tax Increase The Adequate Facility Tax is a tax charges to all new residential and commercial development. It is not charged to existing development or property owners.   For the past 14 years, Spring Hill has charged a rate of $0.50 per square foot, plus a $500 base fee. So a 2,500 sq […]

Spring Hill Debt Policy   Word document available in this link.     Overview   The following financial policies adopted by Resolution 11-121 of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen (“BOMA”) of Spring Hill, Tennessee on November 21, 2011(the “Resolution”), and later amended by Resolution 20-xx on March 16, 2020. (“Debt & Financial Policy Statements”) […]

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Sale of Northfield Building   Situated on the southern border of Spring Hill, the Northfield building is the former headquarters of the Saturn Corporation. The Northfield building is currently owned by the City of Spring Hill and houses the City’s Planning and Codes Departments along with several private companies who lease space from the City. […]

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Situated on the southern border of Spring Hill, the Northfield building is the former headquarters of the Saturn Corporation. The Northfield building is currently owned by the City of Spring Hill and houses the City’s Planning and Codes Departments along with several private companies who lease space from the City.   The potential buyer of […]

As part of the new Buckner Rd interchange, local funding will be required to complete the project. The $25,000,000 Federal Build grant relieves a significant portion of the financial burden, but Spring Hill will still need to contribute local funds.   Spring Hill is considering a borrow to secure the local funds necessary to complete […]

Buckner Lane Update With the 2024 opening of the new Buckner Rd Interchange, Buckner Lane is one of several additional roads which will need to be improved to help accommodate traffic flows to and from I-65.   Last week, the City’s design consultant Kimley Horn held a public input meeting to collect input and feedback […]

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