NORMAL, Ill. (AP)–Illinois transportation officials say work on the infrastructure for high-speed rail in central Illinois has been delayed until spring.
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CHICAGO (AP)–A federal judge has named the same attorney who oversaw hiring in the city of Chicago to monitor hiring problems at Gov. Pat Quinn’s Department of Transportation.
It can’t be avoided and it doesn’t matter what season we’re in, if the weather’s nice there will be road construction around Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration hired more than 60 percent of the Illinois Department of Transportation workers whose employment was deemed improper by a state watchdog, a document released Friday shows.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Fifty-five workers who have been told they’re being laid off by the Illinois Department of Transportation claimed in a lawsuit Friday that they’re being fired to spare Gov. Pat Quinn election-campaign embarrassment over a hiring scandal.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Lawyers representing 55 Illinois Department of Transportation workers laid off last week say the employees should be able to continue working for the agency in their staff assistant positions.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Transportation is eliminating 58 positions that are at the center of a lawsuit alleging questionable hiring practices.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has ordered a moratorium on political hiring at the Illinois Department of Transportation and is requiring executive-level staff in every state agency to undergo training about proper hiring practices.