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Regional Planning Commission

Welcome to the Springfield-Sangamon County Regional Planning Commission (SSCRPC)! As the joint planning body for the City of Springfield and Sangamon County, the Planning Commission is involved in many activities of interest to municipal officials in the planning region, state and federal agencies with which we interact, and the general public. This website is intended to provide a portal to the Commission, its projects and its products to anyone interested in the Planning Commission's work.

For information on how to submit a Freedom of Information Act request click here.



The draft Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for fiscal years 2016-2019 is ready for public review.  For more information about the TIP, please see the August 7, 2015 press release.  You can download an electronic copy of the TIP here.  Paper copies will be available for review in the Springfield-Sangamon County Regional Planning Commission,  Springfield Mass Transit District, Lincoln Library, Springfield Urban League, and the Chatham Public Library.  A Public Informational Meeting will be conducted as part of the SATS Technical Committee meeting on Thursday, September 3, 2015 starting at 8:30 AM in the Regional Planning Commission office.  Submit written comments regarding the TIP by September 8, 2015 to Senior Planner - Transportation, Regional Planning Commission, 200 S. 9th St. - Room 212, Springfield, IL 62701-1629 or

CALLING ALL NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATIONS: Regional Planning Commission is seeking to update the Neighborhood Association List. Click here to register a Neighborhood Association.


NEW  COMMISSION REPORTS!!!  Click on link to see the report or publication.

SSCRPC Activity Report for the 2014-2015 Program Year Is Now Available.

The Neighborhood Survey conducted by the UIS Office of Survey Research for the SSCRPC is available.

The most recent edition of the Commission's TrendLines addressed Transportation Infrastructure - Thinking About Ways to Reduce Costs and Improve System Performance.

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Current Project & Programs


A number of interactive mapping applications developed by the SSCRPC and Sangamon County departments are now available to the public.  The SSCRPC applications are available here, and all of the County applications are available here.  Please let us know if there are additional mapping applications that would assist you.  


The Citizens’ Efficiency Commission (CEC) for Sangamon County is an independent, advisory body established by referendum in 2010, with the purpose of improving “local government effectiveness by identifying opportunities for improved cooperation, coordination and reduction of duplication of services among local governments in Sangamon County." Click here for more information.

 The Sangamon County Regional Strategic Plan culminates years of planning effort by members of the community, expert planning consultants, and the SSCRPC.  The plan is intended to provide the vision for a vital cycle of growth in the region. Click here for more information.

  • Office
    200 S. Ninth St., Room 212
    Springfield, IL 62701
  • Phone
    p: (217) 535-3110
    f: (217) 535-3111
  • Hours
    8:00AM - 4:30PM CST
    Monday - Friday