Environmental Law and Policy Center http://peoriapublicradio.org en Critics still working to stop Illiana Expressway http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/critics-still-working-stop-illiana-expressway <div>Earlier this month, Illinois and Indiana finalized an agreement on the&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">construction of the </span>Illiana<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Expressway. The proposed </span>tollway<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will link&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">I-55 in Will County with I-65 in northern Indiana. Illinois will spend&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">250-million dollars on the highway. </span></div><div> Mon, 12 May 2014 11:56:33 +0000 Brian O'Keefe 23164 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Critics still working to stop Illiana Expressway Report released on possible coal-fired power plant sale http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/report-released-possible-coal-fired-power-plant-sale <div>Environmental groups continue railing against Dynegy’s request for more time to meet Illinois’ clean air standards. The Houston-based company’s purchase of Ameren’s five coal-fired power plants hinges on Dynegy receiving a five-year variance. The Bartonville facility is included in that deal.</div><div> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 19:24:55 +0000 Denise Molina 11841 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Report released on possible coal-fired power plant sale