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Bdizzil - Committee prepares to hear Garbage and Recycling pitch - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The 50,000 so far i beleive would be most of the normal cost of maintence on the eqipment. I get the sticker increase but it sounds like your still going to rob from peter to give to paul for the rest. My question would be with the city cleanup coming up in sept, at a cost around $50,000 each year to the taxpayers,its was proposed in the private haulers contract free for the next ten years $500,000…
qfingers - Committee prepares to hear Garbage and Recycling pitch - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The raised sticker prices....remember? The only real change right now is buying one more truck then they had planned to. I'd like to see more of an analysis on the maintenance costs. Since central services does a lot of the repairs I wonder how this is all accounted for. What does the $50,000 spent so far this year include?
pjohnf - IDOT broke hiring rules for years, ex-Congressman Hare mentioned in report - Quincy, IL News - Quinc
"It’s a coincidence", there are no coincidences in politics. One hand washes the other and politicians hand out favors to supporters like people hand out candy at a birthday party. A bigger concern for me is whether these political hacks did any work for the big money they were making? Handing out make work jobs for political support is an abomination and those that did it should be punished.
CordellWalker - Committee prepares to hear Garbage and Recycling pitch - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Sometimes I just put a bag of popcorn in the microwave and simply read the comments for a good laugh. You caught me at a moment where I happen to be out of popcorn.
Stupid_Dems - Committee prepares to hear Garbage and Recycling pitch - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Just wondering how far $5.5 million that was wasted on hydro by the last administration on the garbage issue??

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Schlafly puts Chicago brewpub plans on hold

2 months, 2 weeks ago From stltoday.com

Dear Schalfly, try West Quincy instead

From From stltoday.com:

The maker of Schlafly beer has postponed indefinitely plans to open a brewpub in Chicago.

Dan Kopman, co-founder of the St. Louis Brewery, said the craft brewer was recently notified by the Illinois Liquor Control Commission that it would not qualify for a brewpub license in the state.

The commission informed him that production limits for craft brewer’s licenses — 30,000 barrels annually — also apply to brewpub licenses. St. Louis Brewery, which makes Schlafly beer, produced more than 56,000 barrels of beer last year.

“Because we’re over 30,000 barrels, they won’t give us a brewpub license,” Kopman said. “Our understanding was that we could hold a brewpub license without holding another license.” 

Kopman found a building in Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood that he was eyeing for a brewpub and pilot brewery, he said, but now those plans are on hold. The company had announced plans for a Chicago brewpub in December 2012.

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