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ONCEMORE1 - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Lower costs? Fewer pickups? Lower salary? The same trucks, running the same routes because some people will still be putting yard waste out. And if you think City workers will cut their own paid hours because of fewer pickups, you're delusional.
TheyRclueless - First bid for QHS expansion awarded - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
He's been contemplating his decision for the last several months while spending his time in Sarasota, Florida and still collecting his $180,000....very smart man to get away with that and still have the Board President say he's great!
HuhWhy - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If I were a betting man.... I would bet that the city council on Monday does not pass the budget. it will be like 9-5 opposed. Then a special council meeting on Thursday to try and pass a budget on Friday.
QuincyGuy - Kirk, Durbin praise Lynch\'s record after Senate vote - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
pjohnf - I couldn't have said it better myself. Aren't we, in Illinois, 'blessed' with representation in Washington? We can thank Chicago for that.
WarCry - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You're 100% right that it would change what some people do, including - it seems - yourself. And do you know what that would result in? Lower costs to the city. Fewer pick-ups due to people doing it themselves means lower vehicle maintenance. Lower salary expense due to decreased hours. Yes, some people would stop using the service, which reduces the EXPENSE of providing that service. The point…

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School Board to give details of deficit-reduction plan next week

3 years, 2 months ago by Bob Gough, QuincyJournal.com

The Quincy School Board met for about four hours in closed session special meeting Wednesday night to discuss its deficit-reduction plan.

The Board will present those details at its regularly scheduled February meeting next Wednesday.

The Quincy School District is under orders from the Illinois State Board of Education to put together the plan as it is dealing with a $2.2 million deficit in the education fund left over from the previous fiscal year.

The School District voted to issue $6.2 million in working cash bonds in November, but that was forced onto the March 20 ballot by a petition drive.

The Board will be making decisions regarding staffing for the 2012-2013 school year at its March 21 meeting.

The Board took no formal action at Wednesday night’s meeting.


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