Illinois Senate President John Cullerton’s proposal to tax Illinois drivers based on road usage may generate more revenue to maintain the state’s roads, but such a complex task may prove immensely difficult to implement and sustain.
Greenfield Community Unit School District No. 10 Board of Education met March 21 to unanimously accept a bid from Midwest Transit for a 2015 71-passenger International school bus for $81,020, less $22,000 for the trade-in of a 2009 International 65-passenger bus.
The Jacksonville School District 117 Board of Education met March 16 to approve the promotion of Mary Sue Lovdahl from North Elementary School kindergarten teacher to Lincoln Elementary School principal starting July 1.
The Pittsfield City Council met Thursday to award the bid for the new fire department building to Shortridge Construction Co. and authorize the mayor to sign all contracts and necessary funding agency documents.
The Jersey Community Unit School District No. 100 Board of Education in Jersey County will hold a special meeting in executive session Monday to discuss a personnel matter, including hearing testimony on a complaint lodged against an employee to determine its validity.
The Jacksonville City Council held a workshop April 25 to discuss waiving the advertisement for bids and accepting a proposal for the purchase of a Gator vehicle for use at the Jacksonville cemeteries.