Galesburg residents could soon be noticing more sidewalk seating around town.
During last night’s Galesburg City Council meeting, aldermen considered an ordinance amendment that would allow for the sale and consumption of alcohol on the city’s sidewalks.
In an effort to increase revenue in the City of Knoxville, aldermen Monday were presented an option to raise the tax levy on their police, library and corporate tax funds.
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