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Revised Ordinance On Pedestrians, Panhandlers In Medians Introduced

Long-awaited revisions to a proposed Springfield ordinance dealing with people standing in medians and at busy intersections, asking for money, have finally been introduced. The new proposal seeks to make clear that the city is trying to regulate the practice on public safety grounds, and not to infringe on someone’s First Amendment right to ask people for money.
SPRINGFIELD, IL
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Power Line Relocation Work Begins Tuesday

Occasional power outages and lane reductions are anticipated over the next several weeks as part of power line relocation work related to the 10th Street railroad project. Ameren and City Water Light and Power are working together on the project to move overhead power lines and replace some transmission poles. CWLP says customers will be notified in advance if power has to be interrupted to accommodate the work. In addition, there will be periodic road closures in some areas east of the tracks between Carpenter and Jackson Streets.
SPRINGFIELD, IL
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Gallery: Jacksonville parade rolls out the red, white and blue carpet

Jacksonville welcomed the long Fourth of July holiday weekend with the Independence Day parade sponsored by Jacksonville Rotary. Hundreds of people lined the streets between the Morgan County Fairgrounds and the downtown square for the hour-long parade celebrating the red, white and blue.
JACKSONVILLE, IL
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Three Gymnastics Zone athletes win All-American honors at AAU National Championship

Springfield, Ill. (WICS/WRSP) - Three gymnasts from Springfield's Gymnastics Zone are All-Americans after winning the AAU National Championship, which was held in Springfield this weekend. In the Platinum competition Saturday, Olive Hamann earned All-American status after placing first in the competition with a 37.750. Her teammate Cora Spann took seventh...
SPRINGFIELD, IL
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Cardboard Regatta raises funds for Lincoln Land Honor Flight

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) - The Anchor Boat Club hosted a Cardboard Regatta on Saturday. The regatta happened on Lake Springfield at the Anchor Boat Club. There was a pre-made cardboard boat race, a two-hour build-on-site race, a children's kayak race and an adult standup paddle board race. Dozens in the...
SPRINGFIELD, IL

Dogs at the Dock event in Springfield today

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) Springfield Courteous Canines hosts Dogs at the Dock Event at the Prop Club 11am until 11pm with $15 admission online, $20 at the door. “This is a dog and family friendly event to support local nonprofit organizations and small businesses.” said the organizers. There will be: live music with Colt Ball, food […]
SPRINGFIELD, IL
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