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pjohnf - Mendon men arrested in cannabis investigation - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Migraine, you are so right on, government isn't concerned about citizen's welfare, it's always been about money, power and control. Why do barbers, hairdressers and other such jobs need a license from some state bureaucracy? It's about the money?
WarCry - Sheriff reveals attempted jailbreak - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
See, I like that big, empty lot at the corner of 8th/Jersey. Put up a nice, multi-story building, move the county's sheriff's offices and jail over there with underground parking like the city police have. Put in some space for the state police to have an office or two in there as a satellite to the Pittsfield office, and keep some space for growth as needed. Put the jail in the upper sections…
onehawkfan - Sheriff reveals attempted jailbreak - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
This facility pre-dates my arrival in Quincy, so I'm wondering if there was a jail facility in there all the time, even when the city owned the building? There is an obvious need for a new county jail, but can we construct and outfit this government building for less than $500/sf? How about Triple-thickness cinder block construction inside a triple-layer electrified barbed-wire perimeter fence.…
Quijote57 - Fast food workers vow civil disobedience - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Unfortunately you are all too accurate in your sarcastic repsonse.
QuincyGuy - Sheriff reveals attempted jailbreak - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Do you know how old that jail is. Older than a lot of you. It was built in the early 50s or late 40s. It IS time for a new jail but "good luck with that". Too many people are too much in to their own life to be concerned about something they'll probably never see or use. I agree with migraine-in-qcy that it doesn't have to be pretty, but it DOES HAVE TO BE SAFE for those working there.…

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Quincy City Council agenda for 10/1

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CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

October 1, 2012

(Final Agenda)

7:30 p.m.

PETITIONS

Wards

3,4,7

TNT Action Sports and River Roads HOG Chapter requesting permission to hold the 2012 Salvation Army Toy Run on Saturday, November 17th at 10:00 a.m. starting at 52nd and Oak, going west to 48th St., south to Maine, west to 5th St, and north on 5th St. to Vermont and west on Vermont to the Salvation Army Kroc Center parking lot.

By Good Samaritan Home requesting permission to conduct a raffle and have the bond requirement waived from now thru 11/14/12.  The City Clerk recommends approval of the permit.

All

Wards

A revocable permit application for encroachment of City right-of-way by Tiffany Frericks requesting permission to place 12 signs on City right-of-way at various intersections throughout Quincy from 10/2/12 to 10/22/12 promoting "Cadan's Carnival".  The City Engineer presents this request subject to four conditions.

MONTHLY REPORTS

PUBLIC FORUM

PROCLAMATIONS

Month of October as "Illinois Arts And Humanities Month"; October 5th as "Manufacturing Day"; and October 6th as "German-American Day"

RESOLUTIONS

Chief of Police, Police Aldermanic Committee and Director of Purchasing recommending that the normal bidding requirements be waived and the single source quote from Laser Shot in the amount of $8,606.50 be accepted for the firearms training equipment.

Chief of Police, Police Aldermanic Committee and Director of Purchasing recommending that the Quincy Police Department be granted authority to transfer one-half of the JAG grant funds in the amount of $8,605 to the Adams County Sheriffs Dept.

Chief of Police, Director of Purchasing and Police Aldermanic Committee recommending approval to purchase two extended warranties from Shottenkirk Chevrolet in the amount of $5,960.

Ward

7

Interim Director of Purchasing recommending the proposals sought for HVAC upgrades and gas piping services for the Washington Theater facility be rejected due to exceeding budgeted amount.

ORDINANCE

Second presentation...

Ward

3

An Ordinance Granting A Special Use Permit For A Planned Development. (823 N. 54th and 901 N. 54th St. for a cleaning and disaster restoration business.)

REPORT OF FINANCE COMMITTEE


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