Permit en Hog Farm Remains in Limbo <p>Plans for a large-scale hog farm in southeast McDonough County are still up in the air.<br /><br />Shamrock Acres LLC applied for a permit from the Illinois Department of Agriculture nearly 10 months ago.<br /><br />Last fall&#39;s deadline for the department to decide on the permit came and went.&nbsp; The department decided it needed more information from the owner,&nbsp; Larry O&#39;Hern<br /> Wed, 08 Feb 2012 19:37:45 +0000 Rich Egger 9882 at Hog Farm Remains in Limbo Keokuk Events Could Require Permit <p>Special events including alcohol can now be held at any public location in Keokuk.</p><p>An application for such events is now being developed.</p><p>The proposed application would be fairly simple.</p><p>It requires the name of the organization holding the special event, contact information, date, time and location.</p><p>Mayor Tom Marion says the idea is to help city staff keep track of event requests.</p> Fri, 27 Jan 2012 04:45:52 +0000 Jason Parrott 9333 at Keokuk Events Could Require Permit