City of Springfield, Illinois

James O. Langfelder - Mayor

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Welcome to the City of Springfield’s Open Government page. We continually strives to better serve our residents. One way is by providing information that keeps our residents informed about the day-to-day operations within the City including financials, budgets, salaries, and the Inspector General.

Proposed Department Budgets for Fiscal Year 2021

The City of Springfield’s fiscal year is March 1 through February 28. The department’s presented their budgets for the City’s 2021 fiscal year to the City Council. All of these presentations are posted to the City’s YouTube Channel here.

All proposed department budgets are available on the Springfield City’s Clerk’s website. Audio recordings of each department presentation is also be posted on this link. For additional CWLP financial information, please click here.

The City Council will discuss the proposed budget and any amendments at the Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday, February 11 at 5:30 p.m. and then vote on the budget on Tuesday, February 18 at the City Council meeting at 5:30 p.m. Both meetings are open to the public and will also aired live on Comcast Cable Channel 18 and streamed on the City’s website.


For more detailed budget information, please contact the Office of Budget and Management at 217.789.2191. Complete line item budgets are also available to view at the Springfield City Clerk’s Office, 300 S. Seventh Street, and at Lincoln Public Library, 326 S. Seventh Street.

Illinois Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Treasurer's Monthly Cash Report for Corporate Funds