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polkadot76 - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Exactly right. Nothing like adding a bit of drama to bolster your "argument." How can anyone complain? For starters, the bloated budgets of the police and fire departments, and the funding of the generous pensions for those employees, is the primary source of the budget woes that the City is facing. Nothing has really been done to address those issues, save for terminating a few "non-essential"…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
That's a bit dramatic, don't you think? What are you suggesting? That if the firefighters didn't get a raise, they were going to walk off the job? Or maybe fight fires at half speed? Because that's the only way that public safety would be jeopardized. With regard to the Consumer Price Index, I agree with polkadot. There are a lot of people out there whose salary hasn't…
qfingers - New Quincy trash system estimated to begin in January 2015 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
And they had said they were going to buy 2 automated trucks...but the RFP says "an automated garbage truck" which implies one truck. Is that right? http://www.ci.quincy.il.us/bids/garbage-truck
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I think GuyFawkes10 was referring to the mother.
yesqcy - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Can't afford public safety? That's one of very few things a city its suppose to afford! And the CPI comment on this thread its a very good point and it appears these men and women have taken less than that. How can anyone complain?

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Evening ceramic art class starting at JWCC

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Ceramics I: Art 106 will introduce students to the complexities of the ceramic process

A ceramic class will be offered in the evening starting January 14 at John Wood Community College.  The class will be taught on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

Ceramics I: Art 106 will introduce students to the complexities of the ceramic process with handbuilding, wheel throwing, glazing and firing a kiln.  The history and role ceramics play in our contemporary lives will be discussed.  Assignments will focus on problem solving and communication of ideas using the ceramic process.

"This class is ideal for individuals who want to express themselves artistically and don't mind getting dirty while learning about ceramic processes and art," said Jennifer Teter, JWCC associate instructor of ceramics and director of education at the Quincy Art Center.  Teter holds a bachelor's degree in fine arts from Truman State University and a master's degree in fine arts from Central Michigan University.  Her ceramic artwork is sculptural with organic influences.

To register, call JWCC at 217.224.6500. Class size is limited. Interested individuals are encouraged to register as soon as possible. For more information about this class or prerequisites contact Addie Seabarkrob at 217.641.4997.


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