After "rumored rumblings" for months, the longtime bookkeeper and office manager of the Clark-Edgar Rural Water District (CERWD) was fired in late March, and the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW) would like to know why.
The Clark County Park District commissioner is a poor winner as well as someone who forges election paperwork and puts himself on an ethics commission investigating himself, the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW) charged recently.
Communication between Coles County officials and the Illinois Department of Revenue suggest a path to rolling back recent property assessments if the county acknowledges they were not done correctly, according to a report from a citizens oversight group.
The Shelbyville Township Board has added fuel to the fire that it has already taken from a local public advocacy group for allegedly donating funds illegally and distorting events at a February meeting.
Edgar County has filed a motion to dismiss in response to an ongoing complaint by Rides Mass Transit District (Rides MTD) over the distributions of funds following the dissolution of the East Central Mass Transit District (ECIMTD).
State Rep. Brad Halbrook (R-Shelbyville) believes the Republican sweep of four trustee spots and the clerk’s office in Shelbyville Township is a clear indicator of how serious residents are about change.