It took some lengthy discussion and some wars of words at times, and in the end, the Galesburg City administration didn’t get what they wanted from the city council in order to balance the budget the way they wanted it for now.
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For months the Knoxville City Council has considered what to do about the rising cost of electricity and ways to pay for that costs.
A proposed five cent increase in the street light levy by Knoxville aldermen did not sit well with some residents.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Senate is expected to advance a 2015 budget as the Legislature moves closer to adjourning its spring session.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois House committee has rejected a proposed tax on sweetened drinks that supporters say would help fight obesity.