property http://peoriapublicradio.org en State senate approves public education funding change http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/state-senate-approves-public-education-funding-change <div>The Illinois Senate Tuesday approved a measure to completely change how the state's public schools are funded. The plan would shift state resources from schools with more property tax wealth to more impoverished areas. But that shift of resources creates winners and losers. Senator Dale Righter, a Republican from Mattoon, says he cannot vote to create "losers" ... even if his area would benefit from the change.</div><p> Wed, 28 May 2014 05:06:10 +0000 Hannah Meisel 23991 at http://peoriapublicradio.org State senate approves public education funding change Quinn weighs-in on property tax issue http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-weighs-property-tax-issue <div>Illinois Governor Pat Quinn says he thinks he knows how homeowners could avoid higher property taxes.</div><p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 21:03:27 +0000 Tony Arnold 22503 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn weighs-in on property tax issue District 150 approves labor deal, buying properties http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/district-150-approves-labor-deal-buying-properties <div>The District 150 School Board approved an agreement with the West Central Building &amp; Construction Trades Council.&nbsp;</div><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 04:53:24 +0000 Alex Rusciano 20041 at http://peoriapublicradio.org District 150 approves labor deal, buying properties Federal flood damage assessments in IL http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/federal-flood-damage-assessments-il <p></p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 21:05:41 +0000 Alex Rusciano 4789 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Federal flood damage assessments in IL