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WarCry - REBEL MEDIA: So I have a sign in my yard - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Didn't Hannibal just put in a new school or two? I can't find the story on planned vs. spent, but I don't hear a lot of hollering about cost overruns, etc. I just remember the story with the open house to show off their new, state-of-art facility.
GrayHairedMan - REBEL MEDIA: So I have a sign in my yard - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I still think that there is no way they can guarantee that this project is only going to be $89M. Take a look to the North to another huge government sponsored building at Ft. Madison Prison. Years late and 10's of millions in cost over run. There is simply no way that they can promise this won't cost a penny more than $89M and what happens when it does (and it will by a minimum of 15%)?…
WarCry - School Board to outline plans for savings, old buildings if referendum passes - Quincy, IL News - Qu
The bonds that they're currently talking about retiring were the previous set of bonds to pay for Life Safety repairs. I'm not sure why you don't know this stuff. I know it from reading the QJ articles over the last year or so, so it's not like I have secret insider-info, it sounds like you are - for whatever reason - just willfully ignoring the information that's out there.…
WarCry - School Board to outline plans for savings, old buildings if referendum passes - Quincy, IL News - Qu
I honestly can't explain it. I'm not on the park board, so you could try asking them. But I'm going to bet the answer sounds something like this: "We can spend a ton of money to repair current problems without gaining any actual improvement to the facility, just patching up the problem spots. Or we can spend a roughly equivalent amount and get a newer facility which will have regular…
ONCEMORE1 - REBEL MEDIA: So I have a sign in my yard - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I know of what you speak-----the same thing happened to my son in Junior High 35 years ago. Apparently performance wasn't a measurement then, either.

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2012 Quincy Arts Awards presented today

1 year, 9 months ago by Denise Donley

Award winners receive original artwork from the Quincy Art Center

The 2012 City of Quincy Arts Awards will be presented by Mayor John Spring on Tuesday, January 8 at the meeting of the Quincy Rotary Club.

Also presenting the awards will be Dustin Hall, Joe Bocke, president, Quincy Society of Fine Arts and Dave Boster, vice-president, Quincy Society of Fine Arts.                                                    

The 2012 City of Quincy Arts Awards winner will receive the framed original artwork from the art students of Libby Tournear, Quincy Art Center.

Awards will be given in the categories of Arts Organization, Business Leadership, Individual Artist, Volunteer Leadership and Lifetime Achievement.

This year’s winners are as followed:

Peoples Prosperity Bank
Business Leadership 
2012 City of Quincy Arts Award
Artist: Ellie Craig 

Vicki Dempsey
Volunteer Leadership
2012 City of Quincy Arts Award
Artist: Rylee Hendricks

Ann Miller Titus
Individual Artist/Teacher
2012 City of Quincy Arts Award
Artist: Kate Ropchak

Midsummer Arts Faire
Arts Organization
2012 City of Quincy Arts Award
Artist: Maya Shaw

Connie & Rich Niemann
Lifetime Achievement  
2012 City of Quincy Arts Award
Artist: Emma Eyler

Jim Mentesti
Lifetime Achievement
2012 City of Quincy Arts Award
Artist: Emma LaFollette 

In 2011 the City of Quincy Arts Awards were presented to:
*  Historical Society of Quincy and Adams County
*  Media Development and ETC Computerland, Business Leadership
*  John Gebhardt, Volunteer Leadership
*  Brandon Thomsen, Individual Artist/Teacher


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