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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 […]

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 […]

Interchange Grant Agreement Approved   This week, Spring Hill approved a grant agreement with the Federal Highway Administration for the use of $25,000,000 of federal dollars to be spent constructing a new interchange at I-65 and Buckner Rd. Full Schedule for interchange construction as follows: End of Preliminary Engineering: January 31, 2020 Completion of NEPA: January 31, […]

Road Closures Along Duplex Road You’ve likely already noticed, but both Port Royal Rd and Commonwealth Rd have had road closures this week.   350 linear feet of Port Royal Rd south will re-built, widen and paved. This is the where “the hill” is being cut down 6 ft so there is quite a degree of […]

Increase to Water and Sewer Impact Fees Last month, I shared with you that BOMA was considering a change to what the City water and sewer base monthly charge covered. You can read again here, on that subject. This change was only one component to the recommendation made by the City’s consultant Jackson Thornton. This […]

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Long Term Water and Sewer Needs Roads and traffic tend to dominate any infrastructure conversation, and deservedly so; Spring Hill certainly has an inadequate roadway system. However, our water and sewer infrastructure is equally important (and fortunately far more advanced). Over the past several months, the Spring Hill BOMA has heard from a variety of […]

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Update on Critical Projects Spring Hill has at least 28 active projects that are critical to the City. It’s often times difficult to keep track of all these projects, much less keep track of the current status of projects. Want a complete list? (That’s current as of July 2019) Visit this link. Some highlights: – […]

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2019 City Election Results – Meet your 2019-2023 Aldermen   John Canepari, Dan Allen, Hazel Nieves and myself were elected by Spring Hill voters on April 11th to serve for the City for the next four years. The newly elected Aldermen will take their seats prior to the May 2019 work session.   I want […]

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Increase to both Impact Fees and Property Taxes?   Spring Hill has nearly $200,000,000 of necessary Capital Improvement needs. These projects cover roadway improvements to Hwy 31, Buckner Rd, Buckner Ln, the new interchange, water and sewer improvements, a new Police headquarters, and many more.   In conjunction with Spring Hill’s newly adopted Major Thoroughfare […]

Children's Home

Proposed re-development of Tennessee Children’s Home in Spring Hill, TN.   About the Tennessee Children’s Home: Tennessee Children’s Home began in 1909 as the Tennessee Orphan Home in Columbia, Tennessee. It was created to meet the needs of the three Scotten children, who had been tragically orphaned. In 1935, the Home purchased the campus of […]

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