Settled in 1888 or 1889 by Frank Pierce Tipton who came to Colorado by way of Springfield, Missouri in a covered wagon. The most populous town in Baca county, Springfield is also the county seat.
The Mayor of Springfield is Tyler Gibson. contact the town offices at 719-523-4528.
To learn more about the various services and departments, as well as other useful information visit Springfield’s Official Website at https://www.Colorado.gov/Springfield