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Buckner Road 90 Day Closure About 900 feet of Buckner Road will be closed this summer for around 90 days. The June Lake (Alexander Farm) development will begin work on the newly realigned Buckner Lane north of the Buckner/ Buckner intersection in the next couple of months. June Lake will also be reconstructing the Buckner/Buckner […]

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Hwy 31 & Interchange Progress Spring Hill’s new I-65 interchange was in the news last week with the Design-Build contract being awarded by TDOT to Bell & Associates. In the Design-Build delivery process, the prime contractor partners with a designer to develop final design plans and complete right-of-way acquisition, permit approvals, utility relocation, and construction. […]

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Buckner Road Transition Project We all know that the widening of Buckner Road, the widening and realignment of Buckner Lane and the construction of the new I-65 interchange is going to create some traffic nightmares during their construction (think Duplex on steroids). BOMA is working hard to ensure the 3 different projects sync up in […]

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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. And it’s extremely important that as the BOMA sets our fiscal year 2021-2022 budget, we first hear from you on what’s important to you. An link to provide input into the 2021-2022 fiscal year budget is at the end of this page following an overview of the current budget. […]

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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 […]

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 […]

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Buckner Lane Design Work Begins   This month, BOMA voted to approve the hiring of Kimley-Horn (a Raleigh, NC based planning and design engineering services firm) to move forward with the design of a 5 lane Buckner Lane.   Once design work is complete, the City will be able to move forward with purchasing right […]

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