Quincy TIF district set for 12-year extension
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Quincy TIF district set for 12-year extension

One of downtown Quincy's tax increment financing districts is set to receive a 12-year extension after Illinois lawmakers approved legislation last month.

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Census Bureau outreach effort underway
Quincy News

Census Bureau outreach effort underway

The next outreach effort by the U.S. Census Bureau, "Update Leave Operation," is underway.

Education

JWCC plans new automation and robotics technician certification program

New for the fall semester at John Wood Community College is the Automation and Robotics Technician certification program.

Illinois News

State allows summer school openings, opens testing to everyone

Summer schools can open with safety guidelines in place and state-run COVID-19 testing sites are now open to everyone.

Quincy News

Quincy Preserves receives grant to continue scholarship program

Quincy Preserves is one of 13 nonprofit organizations in Illinois to receive a one-time $2,000 grant from Landmarks Illinois.

Illinois News

Pike County seeks CASA volunteers

Volunteers are being sought to serve as court appointed special advocates in Pike County. CASA volunteers are trained community volunteers appointed by a judge to speak up for abused or neglected children in the court system.

Illinois News

14 Hancock County businesses plan to seek funding through state program tied to pandemic

A new partnership in Hancock County is clearing the way to seek funding/grant money to help businesses which were negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

'We just wanted to do something' to help community
Quincy News

'We just wanted to do something' to help community

So much for Kevin Reed's alleged "retirement." Reed, the former president of Reed Promotional Media, announced his retirement a few months ago and was soon looking for a worthwhile cause to fill some of his time.

Illinois News

COVID-19 hospitalization numbers continue decline as testing sites reopen

Ten of Illinois' 11 community based COVID-19 testing sites reopened Wednesday after temporary closures amid statewide unrest and protests.

Some Quincy businesses barricade buildings
Quincy News

Some Quincy businesses barricade buildings

Several Quincy businesses took steps Monday to barricade their buildings after closing to the public with measures including parking a delivery van and stacking wooden pallets in front entrances.

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