Springfield is located in the southeast corner of the state. We are a farming and cattle ranching community with lots of sunshine, dry climate and we usually have mild winters. Summers are usually dry and hot.
The town of Springfield was originally organized by the Windsor Town Company in 1887 and was said to have begun officially on April 12 of that year. At 2:00 P.M. on July 5, 1887, the town of Springfield became a voting precinct and began procedures to apply to the County Courts for incorporation as a town.
The Springfield News Blog and springfieldcolorado.com is privately owned and operated. It has been on the web since 2001. We welcome any news contributions, news releases, or photos from the citizens of Colorado, Springfield and Baca County. This site is maintained by Gloria Jean, local artist and journalist..