No action was taken, but the Galesburg City Council has begun the discussion of the proposed merger of the city’s parks and recreation divisions into one department of its own, but that’s not all the city would be doing with the change.
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FRANKLIN, N.C. (AP) — A factory that makes seals for heavy equipment in Franklin is closing by the end of next year, leaving 150 people without jobs.
EFFINGHAM, Ill. (AP) — Representatives from a seed company say they’re looking at adding an Effingham facility.
ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — A recruiting trip to Puerto Rico by a police department in northern Illinois has resulted in only three qualified applicants.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Caterpillar Inc. sees President Barack Obama’s change in U.S. policy toward Cuba as a potential business opportunity.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago officials have announced that a Chinese developer is planning to build an 88-story hotel and condominium tower that would be the city’s third tallest building.
O’FALLON, Ill. (AP) — A Virginia-based software company has announced plans to bring more than 70 new information technology jobs to Scott Air Force Base.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Employment Security says the state’s unemployment rate fell in November to its lowest level since June 2008, hitting 6.4 percent.