The state legislature adjourned before taking action on Senate Bill 1597, which would require Illinois consumers to pay a 5 cent fee for every single-use paper or plastic bag, but similar proposals are being considered at the county and local levels.
One group in particular will benefit from more than $700,000 in property tax rebate checks recently mailed to Shelby Township parcel owners, Dave Barnes, St. Clair Township supervisor, said during a recent interview.
The City of Edwardsville in cooperation with the Madison County Transit Agency are proposing to build a trail connecting the MCT Nature Trail on the west side of the underpass at IL Route 157 to the intersection of Center Grove Road and IL Route 157.
The City of O’Fallon is proud to announce that Bradley White has been selected as Chief of the O’Fallon Fire Department. Chief White will be introduced to the O’Fallon City Council on Monday, December 17, 2018.
In a list of the 30 most populous counties in Illinois, St. Clair County ranked No. 4 for the rate of abortions performed there in 2017, according to an Illinois Department of Public Health report issued in December, which tracks abortions performed on an annual basis.
St. Clair and Madison counties accounted for 951 of the 39,329 abortions performed statewide in 2017, according to an Illinois Department of Public Health report issued in December, which tracks abortions performed on an annual basis.