News for Moline IL - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Moline Illinois. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/moline-il News for Moline IL - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/moline-il https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Mon, 03 Oct 2022 12:23:39 -0500 Governor Pritzker Announces Approval of Vehicle Infrastructure Plan Charging stations to facilitate goal of 1 million electric vehicles on roads by 2030 CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Transportation on https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-announces-approval-of-vehicle-infrastructure-plan-31463835-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-announces-approval-of-vehicle-infrastructure-plan-31463835-chicago-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 Governor Pritzker Appoints Nora Daley to Serve as Chair of the Illinois Arts Council CHICAGO – Governor JB Pritzker announced Nora Daley as the new Chair of the Illinois Arts Council. She replaces interim chair Rhoda Pierce, who https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-appoints-nora-daley-to-serve-as-chair-of-the-illinois-arts-council-31463837-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-appoints-nora-daley-to-serve-as-chair-of-the-illinois-arts-council-31463837-chicago-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 Old State Capitol in Springfield listed to National Park Service’s National Underground Railroad Network of Freedom SPRINGFIELD – Illinois’ Old State Capitol in Springfield has been accepted to the National Park Service’s National Underground https://www.americantowns.com/news/old-state-capitol-in-springfield-listed-to-national-park-services-national-underground-railroad-network-of-freedom-31463841-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/old-state-capitol-in-springfield-listed-to-national-park-services-national-underground-railroad-network-of-freedom-31463841-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 OSFM and IDOL Stress Safety First at Haunted Attractions Safety features must be in place at haunted houses to prevent tragedies similar to those that occurred in the 1970’s and 1980’s https://www.americantowns.com/news/osfm-and-idol-stress-safety-first-at-haunted-attractions-31463858-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/osfm-and-idol-stress-safety-first-at-haunted-attractions-31463858-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 Illinois Department of Innovation and Technology Recognizes Cybersecurity Awareness Month SPRINGFIELD – October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and the Illinois Department of Innovation & Technology (DoIT) is reminding residents https://www.americantowns.com/news/illinois-department-of-innovation-and-technology-recognizes-cybersecurity-awareness-month-31463865-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/illinois-department-of-innovation-and-technology-recognizes-cybersecurity-awareness-month-31463865-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 Website Launched to Keep Public Informed on I-80 New information hub for Rebuild Illinois cornerstone project at I80will.org JOLIET – The Illinois Department of Transportation has launched a https://www.americantowns.com/news/website-launched-to-keep-public-informed-on-i80-31463073-joliet-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/website-launched-to-keep-public-informed-on-i80-31463073-joliet-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 State of Illinois and Heartland Community College Break Ground on State-of-the-Art Electric Vehicle Energy Storage (EVES) Facility NORMAL - The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) on Sep 29th, joined Heartland Community College to break ground on its https://www.americantowns.com/news/state-of-illinois-and-heartland-community-college-break-ground-on-stateoftheart-electric-vehicle-energy-storage-eves-facility-31463079-normal-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/state-of-illinois-and-heartland-community-college-break-ground-on-stateoftheart-electric-vehicle-energy-storage-eves-facility-31463079-normal-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 IDPH and University of Illinois Spinoff Launch Wastewater Testing for COVID-19 at Schools Partnership with U of I’s Discovery Partners Institute builds on IDPH statewide wastewater monitoring program; pilot will also screen for https://www.americantowns.com/news/idph-and-university-of-illinois-spinoff-launch-wastewater-testing-for-covid19-at-schools-31463080-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/idph-and-university-of-illinois-spinoff-launch-wastewater-testing-for-covid19-at-schools-31463080-chicago-il.html Health and Fitness Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 IDOT Receives Award for Exemplary Procurement Practices SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Transportation on Sep 27th, announced they have received the American Council of Engineering https://www.americantowns.com/news/idot-receives-award-for-exemplary-procurement-practices-31462286-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/idot-receives-award-for-exemplary-procurement-practices-31462286-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 Illinois EPA Announces Notice of Funding Opportunity for Public Light-Duty Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure More Than $12.6 Million Allocated from Volkswagen Settlement SPRINGFIELD — Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (Illinois EPA) Director https://www.americantowns.com/news/illinois-epa-announces-notice-of-funding-opportunity-for-public-lightduty-electric-vehicle-charging-infrastructure-31462330-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/illinois-epa-announces-notice-of-funding-opportunity-for-public-lightduty-electric-vehicle-charging-infrastructure-31462330-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 Illinois EPA Announces Notice of Funding Opportunity for Public Light-Duty Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure SPRINGFIELD —Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (Illinois EPA) Director John J. Kim today announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) https://www.americantowns.com/news/illinois-epa-announces-notice-of-funding-opportunity-for-public-lightduty-electric-vehicle-charging-infrastructure-31462613-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/illinois-epa-announces-notice-of-funding-opportunity-for-public-lightduty-electric-vehicle-charging-infrastructure-31462613-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 Gryder Endorsed by Ag Leader Phil Nelson Nelson backs Gryder who will fight for Illinois ag in D.C. Oswego, IL. – Congressional candidate for IL-14 and Kendall County Board Chairman https://www.americantowns.com/news/gryder-endorsed-by-ag-leader-phil-nelson-31461487-oswego-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/gryder-endorsed-by-ag-leader-phil-nelson-31461487-oswego-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 Governor Pritzker Announces Significant Payment Toward Unemployment Insurance Loan Contribution Set to Reduce Remaining Balance by 25% CHICAGO – Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-announces-significant-payment-toward-unemployment-insurance-loan-31461521-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-announces-significant-payment-toward-unemployment-insurance-loan-31461521-chicago-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 Airport of the Year Awards Announced by IDOT Honors highlight commitment to safety, customer satisfaction SPRINGFIELD – Reflecting the importance and vitality of the state’s aviation https://www.americantowns.com/news/airport-of-the-year-awards-announced-by-idot-31461543-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/airport-of-the-year-awards-announced-by-idot-31461543-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500 State of Illinois Earns Platinum Level 2022 Aetna Workplace Well-Being Award Award recognizes the State’s ongoing commitment to providing workplace wellness resources, programs, and support for employees The Illinois https://www.americantowns.com/news/state-of-illinois-earns-platinum-level-2022-aetna-workplace-wellbeing-award-31461600-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/state-of-illinois-earns-platinum-level-2022-aetna-workplace-wellbeing-award-31461600-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:00:00 -0500