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polkadot76 - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Exactly right. Nothing like adding a bit of drama to bolster your "argument." How can anyone complain? For starters, the bloated budgets of the police and fire departments, and the funding of the generous pensions for those employees, is the primary source of the budget woes that the City is facing. Nothing has really been done to address those issues, save for terminating a few "non-essential"…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
That's a bit dramatic, don't you think? What are you suggesting? That if the firefighters didn't get a raise, they were going to walk off the job? Or maybe fight fires at half speed? Because that's the only way that public safety would be jeopardized. With regard to the Consumer Price Index, I agree with polkadot. There are a lot of people out there whose salary hasn't…
qfingers - New Quincy trash system estimated to begin in January 2015 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
And they had said they were going to buy 2 automated trucks...but the RFP says "an automated garbage truck" which implies one truck. Is that right? http://www.ci.quincy.il.us/bids/garbage-truck
SandyBush - Woman arrested after police find abandoned child - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I think GuyFawkes10 was referring to the mother.
yesqcy - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Can't afford public safety? That's one of very few things a city its suppose to afford! And the CPI comment on this thread its a very good point and it appears these men and women have taken less than that. How can anyone complain?

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Adams County Lincoln/Reagan Luncheon set for Feb. 16

3 months ago by Bob Gough

Multiple statewide and local candidates to attend

DATE Sunday, February 16, 2014
TIME 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm 
WHERE Quincy Senior & Family Resource Center
639 York Street
Quincy, IL
NOTES

This is an opportunity to see and hear what our candidates have to say.  Confirmed attendance from 

Governor Candidates: Kirk Dillard, Dan Rutherford, Bill Brady and Bruce Rauner. 

US Senate: Doug Truax

 Lt. Gov.: Jil Tracy.

Attorney General: Paul Schimpf

Also, the 3 candidates for Adams County Clerk:  Becky Weed, Scott Stone, and Chuck Venvertloh.  

All will be speaking.  Be informed for the March 18, 2014 Primary Election.
 Luncheon is $30.00 per person. RSVP by February 11, 2014 to Lkd@reagan.com or call Laura at 217-224-0828.


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