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Quinn Signs $1B Plan For Road Repair In Illinois

The Chicago Democrat approved the bipartisan legislation that will also provide lawmakers with opportunities to attend popular ribbon-cutting ceremonies in an election year.


Gov. Pat Quinn speaks to the City Club of Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Quinn To Authorize Transportation Projects, Reportedly Creating 20,000 Jobs

Gov. Pat Quinn is planning an announcement Tuesday on some major transportation projects.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

Chicago Museums

State To Award Millions In Grants To Museums

Museums all across Illinois are applying for millions of dollars in state funding.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2012

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Mega-Buildout Planned For Suburban Schools

When school District 60 officials announced last October that funds had been lined up for a $37 million overhaul of 12 elementary school buildings, the expressed hope was that construction could start this summer.


Road Work Ahead

“Illinois Jobs Now” Helps Pave The Way

Illinois plans to repair more than 3,200 miles of road and replace or fix 611 bridges over the next six years as part of the latest update to the state road program