Rural development http://tspr.org en IL Offers Rebates to Towns for Energy Efficient Uprgrades http://tspr.org/post/il-offers-rebates-towns-energy-efficient-uprgrades <p>Rural communities across Illinois are eligible for thousands of dollars in state money to upgrade municipal facilities with energy efficient equipment.</p><p>Energy efficient light bulbs and boilers cost more, so cash strapped communities are less likely to pay that extra money. Wed, 06 Feb 2013 20:36:42 +0000 Scott Stuntz 28453 at http://tspr.org IL Offers Rebates to Towns for Energy Efficient Uprgrades Rural Development at Risk Due to Fiscal Cliff http://tspr.org/post/rural-development-risk-due-fiscal-cliff <p>Rural communities face possible cuts to the assistance they receive from the federal government. The House version of the currently-stalled Farm Bill makes deep cuts to some rural development programs.</p><p> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 21:22:50 +0000 Scott Stuntz 24459 at http://tspr.org Rural Development at Risk Due to Fiscal Cliff