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The Oswegoland Park District board member suggested a target of 20 percent in cost reductions, but other board members disagreed, saying staff is already working to cut expenses.
Under pressure from Illinois Republicans and Gov. Pat Quinn, House Speaker Michael Madigan announced he's dropping his proposal to shift teacher pension costs to local school districts.
The Kendall County state's attorney delivered his decision on a violation that occurred in executive session last year. Commissioner Len Wass informed Weis of the violation.
Government, Local Connections
The Oswegoland Park District inked a deal with Cordogan, Clark and Associates to design the estimated $3.5 million renovation of the Montgomery pool, which should be completed by summer 2014.
The three-pronged initiative is aimed at forging stronger connections with the business community, and spotlighting individual businesses.
Frequent Kendall County critic Todd Milliron questions whether Coroner Ken Toftoy appropriately handled his sole full-time employee's leaves.
Government, The Neighborhood Files
Educators say they want the chance to have their say before any big changes are made.
Teachers from across the area are expected at Plainfield event planned for 3:30 p.m. Wednesday.
It's always good to be caught up on state politics. Here's an easy guide to what happened this week.
Government, Public Safety
No illnesses found yet, but Kane County puts out the alert for a recall of diced red onions that might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
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