Special Updates

Springfield, GA

Springfield Public Notice regarding COVID-19

Posted: 3-19-2020 / Updated: 6-1-2020

The safety of our residents, customers and staff is of the utmost importance to the City of Springfield. As a cautionary effort, we encourage all residents and customers to conduct business via telephone and email. As you all well know, this situation is evolving and changing daily, we encourage you all to look to our website and Facebook page for additional updates.


Thank you all for your understanding. We encourage everyone to keep updated on the status of COVID-19 and take all precautions they feel necessary to keep themselves and their loved ones safe during this time.
Matt Morris, City Manager
Springfield, GA

We assure you that necessary staff will continue working to keep the city running. Residents and customers can direction questions to the following:


City Hall main line: (912) 754-7617
City Manager: Matthew Morris-
General Information: Jennifer Smith-
Development Services: Erin Phillips-
Utilities and Billing: Dayna Sones-
Police Dept.: Darlene Seagroves-

  City Hall staff would like to remind the public that bills can be paid online. We also encourage the public to use our drop box for payments.

Effingham Dept of Public Health

Information and Hotline from the Coastal Health District. 

GA Department of Public Health

For daily updates on COVID-19 Visit the GA DPH Website.

Effingham Resource Flyer

Provided by United Way of Effingham. Updated April 7, 2020.

Georgia Executive Orders Passed

Executive Orders passed by Governor Kemp for Georgia.  

COVID-19 Response in Georgia

Guidance on Preparing and Responding to COVID-19.

State of Georgia Updates – Guidelines for Business Operations

The City of Springfield will be making efforts to keep our residents, customers and business operators updated as the regulations and guidelines are changing. The State of Georgia has been issuing orders from the office of the Governor concerning sheltering in-place mandates, business procedures and operations, limits on social gathering and social distnacing. Please read these updates fully to understand how they will affect you and the business you own and/or patronize.

All orders can be viewed online here: