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yesqcy - City/Firefighters labor contract must be voted on again - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Very true, everyone has to have a first time. But what about the city attorney and the rest of the council? Nobody?
Mizzougrad - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Your right, the pensions that the city chose to underfund for years because they could, and now it's all our fault. For someone in business, don't understand how you do not understand the concept that you close a station, you don't just reassign the firefighters, because then there are no savings. You close a station because you want to lower the number of firefighters, period. You know…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Once again, I will ask you: Do you understand business at all? The City can't print money. The police and fire pensions have thrown the entire system so far out of whack that the City can't make "want to" decisions; it is a "have to" situation. You can cry the blues all you want about the poor, poor firefighters, but their greed over the years has contributed greatly to this mess, so what…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I haven't read a single comment about laying off firefighters, except, perhaps, from your Chief. You are paid, and paid very well, to do a job. If you don't like it, quit. People will line up to take your spot. No one is complaining about the services you provide. The problem is cost. Why is it so hard to understand that the City coffers are not a bottomless pit? Your pensions have…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Your condescending attitude is just plain insulting. Thousands and thousands of small business owners have suffered in this economy over the past decade or so. Should we all "reinvent" ourselves? What an idiotic statement! It is patently obvious to me from the comments you have made in different discussions that you have lived a life of privilege and have never given an honest day's work in…

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QPD Blotter 10-12-12

1 year, 6 months ago by Denise Donley

Arrest/Traffic- Albert Crayton McGee (46) of 500 Maine Apt. 501 was arrested for driving while license suspended at 4th and Delaware on 10/10/12.

Criminal Damage- Scott A. Wymer of 2438 Sharon Dr. reports that his 1998 Oldsmobile was damaged while it was parked in his driveway on 10-2-12.

Theft of Services- Justin V. White, 619 S. 7th,  driver for Diamond Cab, reported a black male, 6' tall, 175 lbs, got out of his cab without paying at 0024 hrs of 09/24/12 at 1622 Broadway. 

Arrest- Jeffrey M. Wilson, 22, of 631 1/2 Lind for No Valid DL and Uninsured Motor Vehicle at 6th & Elm on 10-11-12 @ 1107 hours. Released on NTA. 

Arrest- Bridgette E. Mulherin, 41, of 5427 Glencrie for Speeding in a School Zone With Children Present at 32nd & Maine on 10-05-12 @ 0725 hours. Released on NTA.   12-27396           

Arrest- John R. S. Hoffman, 19, of Coatsburg, IL for No Eye Protection and Operation of an Uninsured Motor Vehicle at 34th & College on 10-02-12 @ 0720 hours. Released on NTA. 

Arrest- Danny L. Biesterfeld, 51, of 1513 Maas Rd. for Disobeying a Traffic Control Device and Operation of an Uninsured Motor Vehicle at 12th & Broadway on 10-02-12 @ 0626 hours. Released on DL. 

Arrest- Lonnie Green, 57, of Payson, IL for Speeding in a School Zone With Children Present at 22nd & Chestnut on 10-02-12 @ 0702 hours. Released on NTA. 

Arrest- Christina M. Brueck, 43, of 1900 Diamond Drive for Failure to Yield Stop Sign at 18th & Melview on 10-10-12 @ 0655 hours. Released on NTA. 

Arrest- Travis P. Miller, 28, of 724 S. 13th for Fighting at his residence on 10-08-12 @ 1515 hours. Released on NTA. 

Arrest- Gary W. Miller, 66, of 2715 Elm for Fighting at 724 S. 13th on 10-08-12 @ 1515 hours. Released on NTA.  

Arrest- Gregg A. Hamilton, 50, of 436 Hickory Grove East for Failure to Yield from Stop Sign at 10th & Chestnut on 10-10-12 @ 1313 hours. Released on NTA.

Arrest- Michael A. Bloodson, 30, of Chicago, IL for FTA - Family Matter at 835 N. 9th on 10-11-12 @ 0846 hours. Released on cash bond.  

Hit & Run- Jenna R. Wells of 2710 Linda Lane reported that an unknown suspect had backed into the rear of her 2005 Dodge while it was parked on the  First Bankers Trust parking lot located at 1201 Broadway sometime between 1330 and 1400 hours on 10-05-12. Wells stated that the rear bumper on her car was damaged.

Theft From Motor Vehicle- Nicholas J. Doellman of 1221 Sycamore reported that an unknown suspect stole the battery from his 1980 Chevy pickup while it was parked at his residence sometime between 2300 hours on 10-05-12 and 0700 hours on 10-06-12. The suspect cut the battery cables and removed the battery.


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