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hinkdad - Iowa company pitches Newcomb development proposal - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
There is quite a bit of parking downtown. We are just spoiled here in Quincy because it is all free and most people think it is a crime to have to walk more than half a block anywhere.
qfingers - Iowa company pitches Newcomb development proposal - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Revitalization of the downtown area is supposed to bring in more visitors and more spending...therefore more sales tax $$. So the city does get some extra $$ from that. And when the TIF expires the added property value will lower tax rates for the rest of us. That's the idea of it.
GuyFawkes10 - Iowa company pitches Newcomb development proposal - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
My point
UrKidsWillPay - Iowa company pitches Newcomb development proposal - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
There are actually ways to create "hard" parking that has grass or other vegetation growing through it. Menards even carrys one version. This allows you to have parking that doesn't look like another black ocean and it doesn't turn into mud with every rain like a lawn would. I think this type of "green" parking lot would be the most suitable use of this property. You need the extra parking…
Stupid_Dems - Iowa company pitches Newcomb development proposal - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I'm still waiting for someone to tell me what's in it for the city? What does the city get financially from the project? The empty lot is not costing us anything now. We have money for the Hobart people but we can't even keep the trees alive in downtown Quincy.

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5 months, 3 weeks ago From nemonews.net

Glenn Head has been found not guilty in the death of Bill Bacon

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The verdict is in.  Glenn Head has been found not guilty in the death of Bill Bacon.

Closing arguments were were heard Friday morning in the murder trial of Glenn Head.  Head claims he shot Bill Bacon in self defense during a confrontation over a long-simmering land dispute on December 11, 2012

In his closing, Defense Attorney Charley James said he was “disappointed” in DDCC Trooper Amanda Sapp and Conservation Agent Benny Pryor, and blamed Sapp for the investigation.  James argued that Head acted in self-defense when confronted by Bacon.

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