Commercial and industrial property owners in Mattoon Township have amended their federal lawsuit alleging that Coles County violated the 14th Amendment, the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW) reported recently.
It took 20 months, but the Edgar County Watchdogs' (ECW) finally got confirmation from the state that the Neoga Community Unit School District No. 3 board violated the Open Meetings Act (OMA) at its January 2016 meeting that draw a standing-room-only crowd.
Robert Bogue has inadvertently set himself up for retaliation by filing a complaint about the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) and the Edgar County Board regarding airport zoning, the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW) contend.
The Illinois Department of Labor (DOL) has validated a complaint regarding a deal between the Farm Services Group (FSG) Painters and former Clark County Park District Director Charity Murphy, the Edgar County Watchdogs report on their Illinois Leaks website.
Edgar County is facing a second federal civil rights lawsuit regarding actions by Deputy Dee Burgin, who failed to advise a citizen of his Miranda rights after his arrest, the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW) report.
The RIDES Mass Transit District has no right to the remaining funds from the sale of the East Central Illinois Mass Transit District (ECMTD) no matter how many complaints it files, the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW) argued recently.
Area residents who want to speak up at Toledo Village Board meetings can now do so -- as long as they don't expect answers, keep their comments brief and don't question the board or its president, the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW) contend.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) says it must review the Illinois Department of Transportation's (IDOT) finding that Edgar County Airport is in compliance with the Airport Zoning Act before the airport can apply for federal airport funds, the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW) reported recently.