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qfingers - Sales tax revenues are up in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You are assuming the federal government moves quickly??? 10,000 PAX in CY2013 means FAA $$ in FY 2015 which starts Oct 1...but budgets don;t get approved that early and haven't for years (can you say "continuing resolution"?). After the budget gets approved they actually then have to write a check. So counting that money this year would be folly. Should be in next year's budget though…
qfingers - Sales tax revenues are up in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
From://www.quincyil.gov/files/documents/document/000/000/670.2015%20BUDGET%20document.pdf The airport budget shows $249,880 in "Charges for Services". $393,250 comes from our general revenue (at least I assume all the transfers in are from the city general revenue).
QuincyJournal - Sales tax revenues are up in Quincy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Getting a breakdown of that for you. BG
WarCry - QPD nabs 66 in latest STEP detail - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Also, correct me if I'm wrong, but your "hardened" criminals crack...wasn't it just a week or two back that a felon was arrested for having a gun in his possession during a seat belt check? You never know what they're going to find on these details. But ya know, those 66 folks could have very easily avoided the tickets. Whether you like a law or not isn't an excuse to ignore it.…
WarCry - QPD nabs 66 in latest STEP detail - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
There was an IL helmet law (either in place or proposed, I don't recall) back in the early 80s or late 70s. It was repealed. Federal funding for highways, etc, are dependent on certain laws being in place. The seat belt law is one of those. That happened WAY back either under Reagan or Bush 1. So if you'd really like, I'm sure the federal government could also mandate helmet laws....

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Payson man arrested following nursing home battery

2 months, 2 weeks ago by Bob Gough

A 64-year-old man was beaten at Sycamore Healthcare

Quincy Police have arrested a Payson man following in incident in a Quincy nursing home where an elderly patient was beaten.

On June 29, Police were contacted regarding the incident. Nicholas Orrill, 27 of Payson, was arrested Wednesday afternoon following an investigation by QPD and the Illinois Department of Public Health. 

The victim was a 64-year-old man. He was struck in the face and had head injuries. 

Orrill faces charges of Aggravated Battery to a Disabled Person. He is in the Adams County Jail pending a court appearance. 

QPD did not release the name of the nursing home, but did say Orrill is no longer employed there. 

More from QPD: The Quincy Police conducted an investigation alongside and with the assistance of the administration of Sycamore Healthcare, and the Illinois Department of Public Health.  All parties involved in the investigation are committed to safe living environments in our communities nursing home facilities.  This cooperative investigation led to the arrest of Nicholas Orrill, who remains in the Adams County Jail.


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