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Halloween Events Cancelled; Hillsdale Water Line Grant Update; City Refi’s Loan to Free Up $150,000+ in Operating Cash; More from September 1st Carmi City Council Meeting

The Carmi City Council met for about a half hour Tuesday evening approving another pay request for the recently completed Industrial Drive Project.  This pay request, for $29,007.03 goes to Samron Midwest Contracting out of Murphysboro, IL. Jim Brown of Brown and Roberts Engineering was... Read More.

Check for Cash

Check for Cash Each year, thousands of state checks payable to taxpayers go uncashed. With that in mind, Illinois Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza invites local residents to a Check for Cash event, coming up from 10 til noon on Thursday, Jan. 17 at the Carmi Public... Read More.

Shimkus Backs Bills Targeting Iranian Cash Payments, Assets

Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) backed two House-passed bills this week to prohibit any future cash payments to Iran and to bring transparency to the Islamic Republic’s corrupt financial dealings. “According to President Obama’s own State Department, Iran is the world’s leading... Read More.