Springfield Good Government Committee

April 6, 2021 is an important election for Springfield and many surrounding communities. The Springfield Good Government Committee - a partnership between the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce and the Home Builders Association of Greater Springfield - has endorsed candidates for Springfield City Council.

Also endorsed by Southern Missouri Professional Firefighters, Springfield Police Officers Association and Greater Springfield Board of Realtors

  • Focused City Council on priorities of public safety, economic vitality and quality of place, among others
  • Leading progress on economic growth projects such as IDEA Commons, Grant Avenue Parkway and the new Forward SGF comprehensive plan
  • Prioritizes long-term sustainable funding for public safety and transportation

Candidate website: http://mcclureformayor.com

Also endorsed by Southern Missouri Professional Firefighters, Springfield Police Officers Association and Greater Springfield Board of Realtors

  • Understands importance of fueling small business recovery and growth with experience as a small business owner
  • Utilizes professional research skills to support city’s long-term planning and data-driven decisions
  • Listens to employers in developing training and workforce solutions

Candidate website: https://www.electsimpson.org/

Also endorsed by Greater Springfield Board of Realtors

  • Brings experience as a workforce and economic development professional who understands how to create an environment to drive economic growth
  • Has worked to develop innovative talent pipelines to meet employers’ workforce needs
  • Extensive board and volunteer leadership service at the local, state and national levels

Candidate website: https://www.heatherforcouncil.com/

Also endorsed by Greater Springfield Board of Realtors

  • Real estate developer who understands how to grow capital investment and create jobs
  • Brings proven civic leadership, having served on a local bank board and with numerous nonprofi­t organizations
  • Will bring a small business voice to council issues around economic recovery and public safety

Candidate website: https://www.brentbrownforsgf.com/

Additional Information:

Voter education provided by Home Builders Association of Greater Springfield • Dori Grinder, Executive Officer – 636 W Republic Road, Suite D108, Springfield MO 65807