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pjohnf - Adams County Board to vote on quarter cent sales tax to build jail - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal
Yes another need may arise but the sunset must be in it. We have to pay for some things, like a county jail, when they're needed and a new jail is needed. Good grief don't you think you should pay for something, there's no money fairy out there to pay for things a community needs from time to time?
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WarCry - Adams County Board to vote on quarter cent sales tax to build jail - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal
If that's the way you interpret the statement then, frankly, you're an idiot. Look at all the stories about arrests for meth busts, over and over again, the same names. They don't give them more jail time partially because they don't have anywhere to put them. The crimes don't rise to the level of state prison, and we have no room at the county level. You think it's…
Snarky_2 - Adams County Board to vote on quarter cent sales tax to build jail - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal
Build it on the current parking lot for the court house. No Transportation needed. ... Property already owned... build an underground parking lot to allow for safer transport of prisoners rather than the back door the sheriff referenced and the elevator they would have to use to get people up to the court room, they could design a better and larger elevator with a cage to keep staff save from drunk…
ReardenShrugged - Adams County Board to vote on quarter cent sales tax to build jail - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal
The way I interpret "our jail no longer meets modern day needs" is "we need a new jail so we can further grow the incarcerated population, our police force, and government power while shrinking everyone's liberty and taxpayer pocket books." We may need a new jail just due to the age and safety but it shouldn't be any larger than the current one since our county population hasn't grown,…

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2 years ago by Bob Gough

Christmas programs are free for kids

 

Quincy Public Library is hosting several holiday events for children next week.

Cookies and Cocoa with Santa, for children of all ages, will be held Thursday, December 20 from 6 – 8 pm. Make a holiday-themed craft and snack on cookies and cocoa. Kids can visit with Santa, so parents, have your camera ready to snap photos. This special evening is co-sponsored by the Historic Quincy Business District.

Come to the Holly Jolly Christmas Party for toddlers and pre-schoolers on Friday, December 21, with two sessions at 10:00am and 11:00am.  Listen to traditional stories with a clever twist and songs that will make you want to dance around the tree.  Santa will be making an appearance at the party so have your cameras ready. 

Programs at Quincy Public Library are free. Reservations are requested and can be made by calling 223-1309, or online at quincylibrary.org.

 


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