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Righty1 - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I don't recall you calling for a part time mayor when the previous mayor blew $6 million on Hydro which is exactly what put the city in this predicament.
CoolEdge - March jobs report: Illinois workforce shrinks, manufacturing continues bleeding - Quincy, IL News -
And some try to tell us that is just the boomers retiring, but in fact the older folks are working longer, it is the younger folks that are leaning on entitlements more than before.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics notes that, for instance, the labor participation rates of those aged 25 to 54 years decreased from 76.4% in 2002 to 70.9% in 2012 – while the rates of those aged 55 and over…
HuhWhy - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
This mayor is a poor leader. He thinks he is the smartest one in the room. How can you move an organization in the direction it needs to go when the leader is not competent?
WarCry - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Another idea that was put forward to try and prevent cuts and/or taxes, presented by the mayor and shot down by (part of) the council. But guess who will be blamed....
WarCry - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I don't see why not. Those very same elected officials (at the state level, anyway) seem to think it's perfectly acceptable to renege on established contracts when they decide it cost too much to honor the commitment. Good for the goose, right? (BTW, this isn't an issue of whether you support unions or not. Even if you hate them and think they screwed everyone over with their contracts,…

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Quincy man allegedly steals car, wrecks it

2 years, 2 months ago by Bryan Nichols

Police say Casey Mayes, 21, was driving a stolen car under the influence before wrecking it and fleeing the scene

A Quincy man is behind bars after hitting two parked cars with a stolen vehicle and leading police on a foot chase.

Police say Casey Mayes, 21, of Quincy was driving a pickup truck northbound in the 1600 block of north 5th just after 11 pm. Mayes allegedly crossed the center line and struck two southbound facing vehicles.

He fled the scene but was later located and brought back to the vehicle.  Police then determined that the vehicle Mayes was driving was stolen. He was also found to be under the influence of alcohol and in possession of a revoked license.

He is charged with Aggravated DUI, Improper Lane Usage, Driving While License Revoked, and Possession of Stolen Vehicle.

Mayes is lodged in the Adams County Jail awaiting his first court appearance.

 

 


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