Rushville http://tspr.org en Rushville Mayor Steps Down http://tspr.org/post/rushville-mayor-steps-down <p>Scott Thompson grew up in Rushville, and spent the past ten years in city government – the first four as an alderman, followed by six years as mayor. Sun, 25 Aug 2013 17:57:14 +0000 Rich Egger 39517 at http://tspr.org Rushville Mayor Steps Down Rushville Could Add Zoning Laws http://tspr.org/post/rushville-could-add-zoning-laws <p>Mayor Scott Thompson will chair a commission that will study whether it’s feasible to implement zoning in Rushville. Tue, 18 Jun 2013 23:21:48 +0000 Rich Egger 35865 at http://tspr.org Rushville Could Add Zoning Laws Expansion Planned for Rushville Detention Center http://tspr.org/post/expansion-planned-rushville-detention-center <p>A facility that houses violent sexual offenders will soon undergo a multi-million dollar expansion.</p><p>The Rushville Treatment and Detention facility houses residents classified as sexually violent persons after they finish prison sentences.</p><p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 20:37:09 +0000 Scott Stuntz 28708 at http://tspr.org Expansion Planned for Rushville Detention Center Turning Around the Downtown http://tspr.org/post/turning-around-downtown <p>Macomb is getting ready to work on its courthouse square. Repairs will be made to the streets and possibly the infrastructure underneath. The project gives the city, businesses, and residents a rare opportunity to re-examine the square and ensure it remains vibrant for decades to come. Sun, 09 Dec 2012 19:36:19 +0000 Rich Egger 25568 at http://tspr.org Turning Around the Downtown Rushville Ready to Match Library Grant http://tspr.org/post/rushville-ready-match-library-grant <p></p><p>Rushville already has the money in hand to make it eligible for $1.2 million in state grant money to build a new library building.</p><p>The $400,000 required in local matching money comes in the form of a bequest from Mardelle Hinner. The estate stipulated the cash be spent on a new library building.</p><p>Library Director Charlene Copeland said the current two-story building will be replaced by a single-story library.</p> Sat, 27 Oct 2012 22:10:57 +0000 Rich Egger 23580 at http://tspr.org Rushville Ready to Match Library Grant