Local Government

Oakley-Lindsay Center pivots to small events

Most larger events scheduled at the Oakley-Lindsay Center are being moved to later dates in the fall or 2021.

Quincy News

Survey results show support for riverfront development

Results from a recent online survey show that a vast majority of respondents believe there are opportunities to add amenities and make improvements along Quincy's riverfront, members of the Riverfront Steering Committee learned on Tuesday.

Lincoln Park master plan paused as larger riverfront discussions continue
Local Government

Lincoln Park master plan paused as larger riverfront discussions continue

An updated master plan for Lincoln Park along Quincy's riverfront is being shelved for now. The Quincy Park Board rejected the plan on Wednesday, but commissioners said they plan to revisit it in the future.

County Board agrees to participate in program through CARES Act
Local Government

County Board agrees to participate in program through CARES Act

The Adams County Board approved the county's participation in a program that will allow it to access CARES Act funds.

Local Government

City to resume virtual meetings amid increase of COVID-19 cases

Amid an uptick in the number of COVID-19 cases in the county and on the advice of the Adams County Health Department, city officials said on Thursday that all city meetings will again include an option for officials to participate virtually.

New road project planned for Quincy's north side
Local Government

New road project planned for Quincy's north side

Another street resurfacing project is moving forward thanks in part to an unanimous decision by the Quincy City Council on Monday to spend $850,000 a multi-part project along the city's north side.

Hannibal News

Robinson family descendants seek cemetery annexation

The Robinson Cemetery will soon be a part of the city of Hannibal. During Tuesday night's meeting of the Hannibal City Council at city hall first reading was given a bill that would see the cemetery annexed into the city limits.

Moore taps Holbrook for vacant 3rd Ward seat
Quincy News

Moore taps Holbrook for vacant 3rd Ward seat

Quincy Mayor Kyle Moore has chosen former Alderman Jared Holbrook to fill the vacancy created by the death of Tom Ernst, who died earlier this month in a one-vehicle car crash near Carthage.

QPD moves into new facility
Police & Courts

QPD moves into new facility

Quincy Police Chief Rob Copley will have to get used to the occasional traffic noise on Broadway outside his office, but it won't be a problem.

Local Government

Pandemic moves riverfront development town hall online

Area residents wanting to weigh in or to hear an update from the city's Riverfront Master Plan Steering Committee will be able to do so from the comforts of their own home.