6:46 am
Fri December 12, 2014

Federal Officials OK Illiana Expressway

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The Illiana Expressway has received a green light from federal officials. The 47-mile expressway now moves from the planning phase to implementation. 

That means Illinois and Indiana officials can look for public-private partnerships to help build and operate the $1.5 billion project.

Land acquisition efforts, including landowner relations and local planning activities, also can continue.

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Chicago Appeals Court Ruling
3:32 pm
Thu September 4, 2014

Court Rules Wisconsin And Indiana Can't Ban Same-Sex Marriages

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Same-sex marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana are unconstitutional. That’s the decision by a U.S. appeals court in Chicago today.

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Plan gets IN approval
6:05 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Moving Forward On The Illiana Tollway


The Chicago area could be getting another highway in a few years. A Northwest Indiana planning board voted overwhelmingly to move forward on the Illiana Tollway. 

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