Friday Apr 11
New village attorney put to work immediately
The board met its new attorney for the first time and immediately gave Jennifer Simutis several tasks to complete: - File notice with two owners of abandoned vehicles who have been warned once already that they are in violation of the village ordinance covering unlicensed and inoperable vehicles.
Solar savings less than projected at Ford-Iroquois agency
Solar panels installed during the winter of 2011 at the Watseka office of the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department.
Iroquois County official pleads innocent to misconduct
An elected township road commissioner in Iroquois County pleaded innocent Monday to an official misconduct charge alleging he used his township's tax-exempt status to receive a $1,100 discount on a riding lawnmower he bought for his personal use.
Former Ford-Iroquois health official named to head new agency
A 22-year employee of the to-be-dissolved Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department has been offered the administrator's position for the to-be-created Iroquois County Public Health Department.