Zoning

Illinois Medical Marijuana
12:27 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

Medical Marijuana Zoning in Galesburg

Credit en.wikipedia.org

Galesburg city council members are reviewing new zoning rules that accommodate medical marijuana facilities.

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Commission Formed
6:21 pm
Tue June 18, 2013

Rushville Could Add Zoning Laws

The Schuyler County Courthouse in downtown Rushville
Credit Rich Egger

Mayor Scott Thompson will chair a commission that will study whether it’s feasible to implement zoning in Rushville.

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McDonough County Comprehensive Plan
6:19 pm
Wed October 24, 2012

Residents Worry Proposal Will Result In Zoning

The McDonough County Courthouse
TSPR's Rich Egger

Questions about land use dominated the first public hearing on McDonough County’s proposed new comprehensive plan.

About 25 people attended the hearing along with county board members, county government employees, and representatives of the Western Illinois Regional Council, which facilitated the process for replacing the county’s 40 year old comprehensive plan.

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Permit Expires Soon
12:00 pm
Sun April 8, 2012

Burlington Explores Hydroelectric Power

Burlington is exploring the world of hydroelectric power.

The city, its renewable energy committee and Klingner and Associates have been working on a proposal to build a hydroelectric power plant on Lock & Dam 18.  The plan calls for about two-dozen low-head turbines to be constructed.

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