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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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Quincy Park District offers fall Adult Soccer League

Quincy Park District offers fall Adult Soccer League

1 month, 2 weeks ago by Scott Hardy

The Quincy Park District is offering an Adult Soccer League this fall.

The league will be 11-on-11 for ages 18 and up or for high school graduates. Teams will play a six-game season at Boots Bush Soccer Complex, 38th and Maine. Games will begin Sunday, September 7, and will continue on Sunday afternoons for six weeks.

Team registration forms are due with the $250 team fee at the Park District office, 1231 Bonansinga, by Friday, August 22.

Completed rosters must be turned in by August 29.  Game schedules and rule packets will be ready to pick up on August 29 at the Park District office.

For more information on the Adult Soccer League, contact Mark Callaway at 217-223-7703 or visit www.quincyparkdistrict.com

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