The members of the Galesburg Regional Economic Development Association have, for the first time, officially learned of a city proposal to essentially revamp their economic development process.
The Galesburg Youth Commission has been working to compile a list of programs and organizations that offer programs for youth.
Commissioners would agree the City of Galesburg lacks youth related programs, but in order to better understand the needs of city youth, the commission wanted to hear about the youth crime statistics.
UPDATED 6:27pm Around 1:50pm Friday, a good portion of the Galesburg downtown area was hit with an unexpected power outage.
An economic development project in Warren County that was thought to involve Farmland Foods has been confirmed to be a different company.
The Illinois Department of Employment Security says unemployment is down year-to-year, but month-to-month, it’s a different story.
Talk of raising the state minimum wage from it’s current rate of $8.25 to around $10 an hour has the Abingdon-Avon board of education on high alert.
The Knox County Health Department will be seeking additional answers on the liability coverage for their Board of Directors.
The Warren County Board approved a 10-year property tax levy abatement during a special meeting last night.
The abatement was being considered by each of the taxing bodies in the area that will hopefully attract 200 value added jobs through an industrial facility.