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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.


NEW!  The SATS DRAFT 2015 Public Participation Plan is now available for a public review period of 50 days.  Comments should be sent to the Regional Planning Commission by April 24, 2015.    Submit comments by email: or USPS: SSCRPC, 200 S. 9th St., Room 212, Springfield, IL 62701.

The SSCRPC recently produced an update to The Neighborhood Survey in partnership with the UIS Office of Survey Research. The report details residents’ perceptions of their current and ideal neighborhoods, and should guide future research regarding areas where improvements are needed.

The latest issue of TrendLines is now available. The topic: Transportation Infrastructure - Thinking About Ways to Reduce Costs and Improve System Performance

The Annual Program Year Activity Report for July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014 "Enhancing Communities and Enriching Their Futures" is now available.

Regional Planning Commission Seeks to Update Neighborhood Association List Click here to register a neighborhood association.

The Sangamon County Regional Strategic Plan culminates years of planning effort by members of the community, expert planning consultants, and the SSCRPC. It provides a vision for a vital cycle of growth in the region.  Click here to review the plan draft.

Project Highlights

The Land Subdivision Committee of the Springfield-Sangamon County Regional Planning Commission reviews subdivision related items for the City of Springfield and Unincorporated Sangamon County. This application will allow the public to track the progress of a development through the subdivision process.

The County Zoning Interactive Web Application is now available. Click here to view the application.

The Springfield Central Business District Inventory Project BETA application is now available. Click here to be directed to the application.

The Sangamon County Zoning Map is now available online.

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.

  • 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