LaSalle County

-Illinois
5:31 pm
Wed September 10, 2014

Local Governments To Receive More Than $1.5 Million In Grants From Illinois EPA

A number of local governments across Illinois are getting money to inspect pollution-control facilities and to investigate complaints about illegal dumping.

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Environmental
6:11 am
Fri February 7, 2014

LaSalle County Is Getting Another Sand Mine

The latest project was approved by the village of Utica. The decision could spur legal action from opponents.

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Economic Development
4:00 am
Mon January 21, 2013

LaSalle County Wants You To "Just Hire One"

Credit Susan Stephens / WNIJ

LaSalle County business leaders are looking to a simple idea with a great slogan to turn their economy around.

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Election 2012
5:07 am
Tue October 23, 2012

Voting Power: Ballot Measure on Electricity Aggregation

Village of Schaumburg IL

Municipal aggregation when it comes to electricity took a while to catch on.  Now, it is on the ballot in about 200 communities, including in rural areas of LaSalle County. Businesses and households can become their customers individually. But with voters' approval, communities can also do it collectively for residents.  There are now 30 alternative suppliers.

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