Sunday, Apr 26, 2015
Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Trending on the Journal

Related Headlines

School Board to outline plans for savings, old buildings if referendum passes

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

QPS referendum public forums announced

7 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

 


From the Newsroom

QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 1 minute ago

Hawks Flip Switch Defensively to Clinch Series http://t.co/ffVAB2CGLe
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 1 minute ago

After Frustrating Wait, Cubs/Reds Game Postponed http://t.co/WYYCINP3F2
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 2 hours, 1 minute ago

Meat of the Matter: An ecological 180 http://t.co/Vy2YeH9EPJ
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 2 hours, 1 minute ago

ISA Challenges Farmers to Top 100-Bushel Yield and Reap the Rewards http://t.co/csVM90GPhF