Industrial Development Board & Health and Education Facilities Board
The Springfield Industrial Development Board/Health and Education Facilities Board has been established in accordance with Tennessee Code Annotated Title 7, Chapter 53. Under the provisions of this chapter, projects may be acquired, purchased, constructed, reconstructed, improved, bettered, and extended; and bonds may be issued for such purposes. The Board has the authority to negotiate and accept from the Board's lessees, payments in lieu of ad valorem taxes; provided, such payments are deemed to be in furtherance of the Board's public purposes.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The Board of Directors of the Springfield Industrial Development Board and Health and Education Facilities Board consists of seven (7) members each serving a term of six (6) years. The Board of Directors meets quarterly at Springfield City Hall.
The Board members are as follows:
Mike Beshear, Chairman
Dr. Tom Onstott
Mr. Jerome M. Converse serves as the Attorney for the Springfield Industrial Development Board and Health and Education Facilities Board. Mr. Converse can be reached by phone at (615) 384-8861.