Working together to revitalize

SPRINGFIELD

Vermont’s historic downtown

Thanks to SOM and SAPA-TV, roller skating is making a comeback in Springfield the first three Saturdays in October!

Need roller skates or roller blades?

Connect with Chris or Adam at Springfield Parks & Rec to access the Cosmos Closet BEFORE the event–802.885.2727.

Helmets are also required to participate. Please reach out to Jessica at the SOM office (802.885.1527) for more info!

Support Your Designated Downtown Organization?

Greetings from your Designated Downtown Organization!

We truly feel fortunate in coming out of the global pandemic and getting back to a more “normal” time. We have continued to move forward on certain projects while also completing several others in the Designated Downtown.

Revitalizing Springfield’s Downtown doesn’t happen overnight. It’s an ongoing process. And we need you to volunteer to help make it happen! 

DONATE

Thanks for considering a contribution to Springfield On The Move! Your donation will help make Springfield’s downtown a more vibrant, beautiful, and prosperous place. Fill out this form and send with a check to support SOM’s work.

OUR MISSION

Springfield On The Move (SOM) is a non-profit that partners with business, citizens, property owners, and the town government to make Springfield’s downtown an attractive, desirable, and economically sustainable destination for residents and visitors. Our key partners include the Town of Springfield, Springfield Regional Chamber of Commerce, Springfield Regional Development Corporation, and residents who want to help revitalize Springfield’s downtown and the surrounding areas.

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Executive Board:

Tom Yennerell, President

Christian Craig, Vice President
Neomi Lauritsen, Secretary
Chris Merrill, Treasurer
 
 
 
 
Board of Directors:
 
Bonny Andrews
Kelen Beardsley
John Bond
Ted Cody
Peter MacGillivray
Mary Perry, Past President
Barbara Sanderson, Honorarium
 

Open A Business

Become part of our downtown community!

The Designated Downtown enables property owners and businesses access to significant economic development benefits

And based on our commissioned market study, Springfield is a place full of potential to do business.

If you’re interested in the available space or want to do business in downtown Springfield, contact us! 

Current Projects

Check out our current undertakings!

Wayfinding Wayfinding project to improve navigation throughout the town for visitors and locals alike.

Solar Power Crosswalk Lights
Solar powered crossing lights to increase pedestrian accessibility.

Light The Falls!
We are currently receiving donations for Phase II of Light the Falls! Check out Phase I at the Comtu Falls at Park Street bridge! Donate Today!

Rollin’ On The River
Thanks to SOM and SAPA-TV, roller skating is making a comeback in Springfield the first three Saturdays in October! Need roller skates or roller blades?

Adna Brown Stagecoach Mural
Springfield’s own Jamie Townsend created this modern rendition of the stagecoach stop at the Adna Brown Hotel. Located on the building’s site which unfortunately burned down in January 1961.

THINK, SHOP, BUY LOCAL.

Keeping your dollars local makes good sense all the way around.