Voice Vote (August 2010)
Tolono and Mahomet residents will have to pay to use the Champaign Public Library, a service that right now is offered for free. Details here, and more to come later.
I reported Saturday that Mayor Jerry Schweighart could have a challenger in the April 2011 election: northwest Champaign resident Charles Mingee. Read on for more details on the challenger and why he wants to be mayor.
City council members Tuesday night reiterated that officials are continuing to move forward with the six initiatives developed in the months following the October 2009 fatal police shooting of 15-year-old Kiwane Carrington.
Total permit sales in Campustown have decreased during the past several years for several reasons. The numbers show 25 percent fewer cars were parked in Campustown last year compared to four years ago.
Read on for details on notable road closures and reopenings in Champaign.
Though it will be lost in the heat of this November’s state and federal elections, Champaign City Council members — and anyone who wishes to become a Champaign City Council member — have an important date approaching. Read on for details on the April elections.
Could a proposed vacant buildings ordinance have prevented a fire Monday night? A city official says it's hard to say. Read on for details on the fire and the status of an ordinance to deal with unoccupied structures.