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ONCEMORE1 - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Lower costs? Fewer pickups? Lower salary? The same trucks, running the same routes because some people will still be putting yard waste out. And if you think City workers will cut their own paid hours because of fewer pickups, you're delusional.
TheyRclueless - First bid for QHS expansion awarded - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
He's been contemplating his decision for the last several months while spending his time in Sarasota, Florida and still collecting his $180,000....very smart man to get away with that and still have the Board President say he's great!
HuhWhy - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If I were a betting man.... I would bet that the city council on Monday does not pass the budget. it will be like 9-5 opposed. Then a special council meeting on Thursday to try and pass a budget on Friday.
QuincyGuy - Kirk, Durbin praise Lynch\'s record after Senate vote - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
pjohnf - I couldn't have said it better myself. Aren't we, in Illinois, 'blessed' with representation in Washington? We can thank Chicago for that.
WarCry - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You're 100% right that it would change what some people do, including - it seems - yourself. And do you know what that would result in? Lower costs to the city. Fewer pick-ups due to people doing it themselves means lower vehicle maintenance. Lower salary expense due to decreased hours. Yes, some people would stop using the service, which reduces the EXPENSE of providing that service. The point…

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Recent Comments

ONCEMORE1 - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Lower costs? Fewer pickups? Lower salary? The same trucks, running the same routes because some people will still be putting yard waste out. And if you think City workers will cut their own paid hours because of fewer pickups, you're delusional.
TheyRclueless - First bid for QHS expansion awarded - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
He's been contemplating his decision for the last several months while spending his time in Sarasota, Florida and still collecting his $180,000....very smart man to get away with that and still have the Board President say he's great!
HuhWhy - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If I were a betting man.... I would bet that the city council on Monday does not pass the budget. it will be like 9-5 opposed. Then a special council meeting on Thursday to try and pass a budget on Friday.
QuincyGuy - Kirk, Durbin praise Lynch\'s record after Senate vote - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
pjohnf - I couldn't have said it better myself. Aren't we, in Illinois, 'blessed' with representation in Washington? We can thank Chicago for that.
WarCry - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You're 100% right that it would change what some people do, including - it seems - yourself. And do you know what that would result in? Lower costs to the city. Fewer pick-ups due to people doing it themselves means lower vehicle maintenance. Lower salary expense due to decreased hours. Yes, some people would stop using the service, which reduces the EXPENSE of providing that service. The point…

Most Popular

Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts

Wisconsin Shame: " I thought it was a home invasion"

Dreyer: “We think we’re in the right direction”

First bid for QHS expansion awarded

Rauner questions the need for 850-plus school districts in Illinois

Quincy’s Steak ‘n Shake to re-open

Wentzville Obamacare contractor paid 13,000 hours of overtime

Good Samaritans help Quincy man


Up, Down & Around Town

In memory of John F. Tripp

Blessing Hospital Health Screenings

3 days, 18 hours ago by Quincy Journal Staff


A Night with the Duck Commander

A Night with the Duck Commander

4 days, 10 hours ago by Quincy Journal Staff

Quincy Christian School will host Alan Robertson, the beardless brother from the A&E hit series Duck…

Lunch with Duck Commander Alan & Lisa Robertson

Lunch with Duck Commander Alan & Lisa Robertson

4 days, 13 hours ago by Quincy Journal Staff

Quincy Christian School is pleased to announce that on May 16th they will be hosting “A New Season Luncheon”…

46th Annual Dogwood Festival #Quincy175

5 days, 18 hours ago by Quincy Journal Staff

On May 2nd thru May 3rd the 46th Annual Dogwood Festival kicks off in Quincy in and around Washington…

Quincy Mall hosts the Little King & Queen of Dogwood Pageant

Quincy Mall hosts the Little King & Queen of Dogwood Pageant

1 week, 2 days ago by Quincy Journal Staff

Dowtown's Dogwood Festivel runs April 30-May 3.  The Little King and Queen of Dogwood Pageant kicks of…

Billings receives Bonansinga Community Service award

1 week, 3 days ago by Scott Hardy

Presented by United Way, Quincy Rotary