The Sangamon County Zoning Board of Appeals met Jan. 19 to consider a variance request for a dog kennel.
The Illinois Human Rights Commission met Nov. 16 to address budget shortages.
The city of Springfield Committee of the Whole met Dec. 27 to amend a vacant building ordinance.
Reckoning that “for every article we publish, there are at least 5 more” potential stories delving into government issues, Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW) recently recapped what it considered some of Illinois’ most salient legal woes.
The Illinois State Police Troopers' Merit Board is calling for applications to join the
force on an ongoing basis, and encourages those interested in working in law
enforcement to apply.
Illinois-based PI busts employees committing workers' compensation fraud; employers, clinics and lawyers also commit fraud.
Gov. Bruce Rauner is aggressively pushing a plan that could mean major changes to the way most of Illinois' poorest residents receive their health care.
Dan Proft summed up his thoughts on the state's so-called "grand bargain" compromise budget plan this way: "It is neither grand nor is it a bargain."
The Sangamon County Citizens' Efficiency Commission met Jan. 11 to discuss task force work plans.
The Springfield-Sangamon County Regional Planning Commission met Dec. 21 to consider fund release requests.
The Springfield-Sangamon County Regional Planning Commission met Nov. 16 to set the 2017 meeting dates.
The Chatham Village Board met Feb. 7 to hear public comments.
The Sangamon County Road and Bridge Committee met Jan. 25 to purchase tandem snowplows.
The Sangamon County SMART Ad Hoc Committee met Jan. 27 to review the state's budget.
The village of Chatham Ethics Ad Hoc Committee met Dec. 20 to schedule a televised apology.
The Chatham Village Board met Dec. 27 to approve the 2017 meeting schedule.
The village of Rochester Planning and Zoning Commission met Jan. 24 to amend sign ordinances.
The Springfield Public School District #186 Board of Education met Jan. 3 to initiate contract negotiations.
The Sangamon Finance Committee met Jan. 24 to approve travel requests.
The Riverton Village Board met Dec. 5 to recognize Eagle Scouts.