What is the law on keeping animals tied outside 24/7?
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What is the law on keeping animals tied outside 24/7?

The city of Quincy does not have a time restriction on animal tethering, but there are requirements on how an animal may be tethered. "We have no laws about time," said Steve Scherer, Quincy animal control officer. "There are some cities that do."

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Are there any fall foliage quality forecasts?
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Are there any fall foliage quality forecasts?

There's really no go-to place for fall foliage forecasts, though the Missouri Department of Natural Resources does provide fall color reports on its wbsite. The National Weather Service fall colors guide sends visitors to various state sites for reports.

How hot did it get in 1934 through 1936?
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How hot did it get in 1934 through 1936?

After reviewing weather records from those three years, we can agree that air conditioning is a wonderful thing.

When were the walkways removed from the Memorial Bridge?
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When were the walkways removed from the Memorial Bridge?

There was a 5-foot-wide sidewalk on the bridge that was removed to increase the lane width from 20 to 24 feet. The two-year, $5.4 million project was dedicated on Sept. 29, 1983.

Wasn't the first Quincy Aldi downtown?
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Wasn't the first Quincy Aldi downtown?

There was an Aldi at the northwest corner of Sixth and Jersey, but it didn't open until 1976. Though a grocery store was at the corner in the 1950s, it wasn't Aldi.

When will the new bridge on North 24th open?
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When will the new bridge on North 24th open?

We went to by the construction site this week, and work was continuing. The Illinois Department of Transportation said the bridge should be closed to all traffic until Nov. 10.

What is going on with the beautiful house at Sixth and Spring?
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What is going on with the beautiful house at Sixth and Spring?

If you're talking about construction, it doesn't appear anything is going on at the house on the northeast corner at Sixth and Spring. The carriage house at 601 Spring was recently placed on the city of Quincy's fix-or-flatten list.

Will voters need to show an ID at the Illinois Veterans Home?
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Will voters need to show an ID at the Illinois Veterans Home?

You're right. Illinois doesn't require a photo ID to cast a ballot, and the new procedures at the Illinois Veterans Home call for visitors to check in with ID when they arrive at the campus.

When was South Park land donated to Park District?
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When was South Park land donated to Park District?

According to "People's History of Quincy and Adams County, Illinois," South Park was open to the public on May 18, 1895. The park, which is between Eighth and 12th streets, was annexed into the city of Quincy in June 1896.

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When will the center lines on Broadway be painted yellow again?

It sounds like you were on the same page as the Illinois Department of Transportation. The center lines have already been repainted throughout Quincy.

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