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Passed by a 35-21 vote, the bill now goes to the desk of Gov. Pat Quinn, who has not yet said whether he intends to sign it.
Following the death of 9-year-old Carter Vo, construction has begun near at the intersection of Main Street and Central Park Avenue for several traffic signals.
Gov. Pat Quinn is pushing for 11 Illinois counties to be named major disaster areas.
The Cook County Board has added Section 8, or Housing Choice Vouchers, under the Illinois Fair Housing Law.
The Illinois House approved sweeping pension reform this week. The legislation will now move on to the Senate.
Sen. Kirk and Sen. Durbin make first joint appearance in state at Great Lakes school along with Rep. Schneider.
Government, Business, Awareness
Anchored by a Walmart Supercenter, Touhy Marketplace is set on 15 acres of land. Village officials and developers were present at the site on Wednesday to celebrate its construction.
Government, Police & Fire, The Neighborhood Files, Awareness
Among the items on the upcoming Village of Skokie budget hearings is a "Mobile Police Substation," which acts as a command post that can move from location to location.
Skokie Park District was one of only 26 agencies out of 180 in the nation to receive the 5-star award for their efforts in 2012.
Mayor George Van Dusen and village trustees – along with the public – will be celebrating a “groundbreaking ceremony” regarding the new Touhy Marketplace on May 1.
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