IDOT reopening lanes where possible for Fourth of July travel

information provided by the Illinois Department of Transportation SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (July 2, 2019) – The Illinois Department of Transportation today announced that lanes that have been closed for construction will reopen where possible for the Independence Day holiday to minimize travel disruption. IDOT is suspending non-emergency roadwork from 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, to 11:59 … Read more

Upgrading the Youth Center

“An opportunity for churches, community to work together” by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (June 27, 2019) – “The program is expanding,” reported Trustee Jerry Zeldenrust at the June 18 Committee of the Whole meeting. He was reporting on Love for Lansing, the volunteer effort that he initiated at his church—First Church PCA—as a way to … Read more

Honoring Illinois’ Fallen

United States and State flags at half-staff from Sunrise on Saturday, June 29, 2019, until Sunset on Monday, July 1, 2019 The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff in honor … Read more