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Cordell, Do you think any of his policies are working? If so, which ones?
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I believe if you check, you will find that Property Developers are required by City Code to put in sidewalks at their expense unless they get a waiver from that part of the code. Once the sidewalks are in, they become the city's responsibility to maintain.
ONCEMORE1 - National Study Quantifies Impact of Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Centers, Unders
Does anyone else remember that much (most?) of the land the Kroc Center now occupies was formerly Salvation Army property and thus exempt from taxation all along? That would seem to mitigate some of the tax issues some on here are so jacked up about. If I am in error, I welcome correction and/or dissenting opinions.
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Well that guy asked for a gift of money to build his building. So yeah, many objected. The city proposed making it a loan and he backed out. To the best of my knowledge the Kroc center never asked for a thing. It's the city that put proposed putting in the sidewalks since they own that part of the property...just like they own the sidewalks in all the city right of way. Now...since sidewalks…

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QPS referendum public forums announced

8 months, 2 weeks ago from QPS

Will discuss the $89 million building project

The Committee for Building Quincy’s Schools announced the following sites for public forums to present and allow discussion of the $89 million building project for public vote on November 4: 

September 10          John Wood Community College                               7:00pm

                                    Mary Ellen Orr Auditorium

                                    1301 South 48th

 

September 16         Vermont Street United Methodist Church               7:00pm

                                    Fellowship Hall

                                    818 Vermont Street

 

October 8                  Quincy Senior and Family Resource Center             7:00pm

                                    Activities Center

                                    639 York Street

 

October 21                Ray & Joan Kroc Center                                             7:00pm

                                    Meadows Room

                                    405 Vermont Street

 

 

For more information contact:

George Crickard, chair -  217-430-1197

Phyllis Stewart, QPS – 217-223-8700

 


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