Voice Vote (September 2010)
It’s not clear yet whether the road money that Champaign will receive from Gov. Pat Quinn’s “Illinois Jobs Now!” program will actually create any jobs in Champaign or fix any more potholes, according to a local official. Read on for details.
This week's checks range from 29 cents written to "AT&T Long Distance" for a "covert line" to $708,323.42 for Feutz Contractors' work on the Boneyard storm sewer improvements. Read on for details and the full check register.
Reader response has been heavy to stories about the Champaign Public Library's plan to charge some out-of-district users $200 annually. Two meetings coming up soon can provide those affected with a voice in the process.
There's more to these recycling carts than you might think. Read on for four reasons why the toters are more than just your typical garbage can.
Now more than a week into the petition circulation period, six potential city council candidates are collecting nomination signatures, but there's only one new name among the group. Read on for details.