Speed limits investigated
MT. VERNON — A proposal to change the speed limit for a section of Veterans Memorial Drive has led to an investigation of the speed limit for the entire stretch of roadway.Monday, the City Council discussed an ordinance which would change the speed lContinued ...
Panzier bridge bid over estimate
CARBONDALE — Coming in at nearly $50,000 over the engineer’s estimate, Dees Construction Co. was awarded the winning bid for reconstruction of the Panzier Lane bridge.Officials of the Illinois Department of Transportation at the district office in CaContinued ...
MVTHS breaks in new teachers
MT. VERNON — Mt. Vernon Township High School hosted the first of two new teacher orientation sessions Monday to help prepare recently hired staff for the new school year.Assistant Principal Julie Littlefair, who is coordinating the program, said theContinued ...
IDOT calls for street changes
MT. VERNON — The intersection of 42nd Street and Veterans Memorial Drive will require more than $450,000 in changes before the state will sign off on allowing traffic signal lights to be installed.“Let me get this straight,” Councilman David Wood saiContinued ...
MVTHS holds new teacher orientation
Mt. Vernon Township High School welcomed 12 new staff members Monday during the first of two orientation sessions being held this week for new teachers. The second session takes place Tuesday.Continued ...
- Applications received for police chief
- Construction jobs approved
- Council talks speed limit
- Ina man sentenced on drug charge
- Annual 4-H BBQ Saturday
- JFPD starts building fund
- Support group may disband
- D-80 registration set for Aug. 7 and 8
- Forum addresses drug abuse
- Dodds hires Robinson
- Speed limits investigated