Voice Vote (October 2010)
Here's how the Urbana and Champaign city councils voted this week.
The city of Champaign paid private vendors more than $3 million during the first half of October, with payments ranging from $5 to nearly $1 million. Read on for details and the full check register.
Incumbent Mayor Jerry Schweighart has a $6,500 jump on his two challengers, but there's still plenty of time for campaigning before the April 5, 2011, election. Read on for details of where three potential mayoral candidates stand in campaign financing.
The city council on Oct. 12 supported a plan detailing 12 years' worth of projects city officials hope to see along East University Avenue and First Street. Read on for details and photos.
This week's checks range from $5 made out to Prairie Production Company to $286,869.28 to Paul R. and Linda Ballard for the purchase of property at 811 N. State St. Read on for details and the full check register.