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2014 RPC News Articles

April

March

"County Board Opposes Bill on Wind Farms" News-gazette (March 20, 2014)

"Expansion/Renovation of Fitness Center Sought"Rantoul Press (March 12, 2014)

February

"When Extreme Cold Leaves, So Do Emergency Shelters" News-Gazette (February 22, 2014)

"EDC will Keep Finalists’ Names Private" News-Gazette (February 13, 2014)

"County Board OKs Program for Recently Released Inmates" News-Gazette (February 12, 2014)

"Forum on Bike Trails Set in Urbana" News-Gazette (February 11, 2014)

"Regional Planning Commission to Provide Free Help to Gifford" Rantoul Press (February 11, 2014)

January

"Head Start Director Earns Regional Award" News-Gazette (January 16, 2014)

"Present, Future Snow Removal Discussed in Pesotum"County Star (January 16, 2014)

"Informative Decisions about Health Insurance Plans"News-Gazette (January 07, 2014)

2013 RPC News Articles

December

"Village to Consider New Hazard Mitigation Strategies" - County Star (December 12, 2013)

"Health Insurance Signup? Your Mileage May Vary" - News-gazette (December 04, 2013)

October

"Tips Offered to Navigating Health Insurance Website" - News-gazette (October 22, 2013)

"Head Start, One Size Does Not Fit All" - Rockford Register Star (October 19, 2013)

"City and County Officials are Hoping New Youth Assessment Center Will Help At-Risk Youth" - News Gazette (October 15, 2013)

"Champaign Council OK’s Money to Help Support Youth Center" - News Gazette (October 12, 2013)

"Grant to Help Develop Plan for Safe Route to South Side" - News Gazette (October 12, 2013)

"Electronics Recycling Event is Saturday" - News Gazette (October 11, 2013)

"Housing Authority Opens 5-bedroom Wait List" - News Gazette (October 3, 2013)

August

"Sustainable Choices Community Conversations Bus" - Press Release (August 1, 2013)

July

"Survey will form Basis for Wellness Plan for Area" News-Gazette (July 27, 2013)

"Local Groups Roll Out Health Survey" News-Gazette (July 26, 2013)

"Small Business Financing Workshop: Business Calendar" – News-Gazette (July 14, 2013)

June

May

April

March

February

"Champaign County Head Start Receives Donation to Help Improve Children’s Oral Health" - The County Star (February 21, 2013)

"Reimbursing Out-Of-District Soccer Fee Ok’d: Sadorus Village Board Hears About Flood Insurance Program" - The County Star (February 14, 2013)

"Royal Village Board Hears About Flood Insurance Program" - The Leader (February 14, 2013)

"Friendly Reminder: Ludlow Village Board Obtains Funds for Water Tower Project" - Rantoul Press (February 13, 2013)

January

"Board Looks to Sell Community Building" - The Leader (January 31, 2013)

"St. Joseph Village Board Hears Planning Goals" - The Leader (January 23, 2013)

"Fisher Board Adopts Third TIF District" - Rantoul Press (January 16, 2013)

2012 RPC News Articles

December

"Heating Assistance Available to Eligible Households" - The County Star (December 27, 2012)

"Comprehensive Plan Moving Forward: Project Expected Completion April 2013" - The Leader (December 20, 2012)

"Fisher Residents Expected to Get Option for Electric Aggregation" - Rantoul Press (December 18, 2012)

November

"St. Joseph Comprehensive Plan Workshop: Scheduled at Prince of Peace" - The Leader (November 06, 2012)

"Board Approves Existing Condition Report" - The Leader (November 29, 2012)

"St. Joseph Comprehensive Plan Workshop Scheduled for Late November” - The Leader (November 22, 2012)

"Job Firm Announces Changes" - Piatt Journal-Republican (November 21, 2012)

"For the Retirees Nov. 18, 2012" - The News-Gazette (November 18, 2012)

"National Flood Insurance Program Considered" - The County Star (November 15, 2012)

"Roundabout at Windsor and Race: Eventually Cause Traffic Jams" - The News-Gazette (November 13, 2012)

"Ludlow Village Board Adopts Tax Levy Ordinance" - The News-Gazette (November 06, 2012)

October

"Consideration of Flood Insurance Plan Tabled" - The County Star (October 18, 2012)

"RPC Seeks Candidates for Board" - The News-Gazette (October 18, 2012)

"Reminder: Electronics Recycling Event Set" - The News-Gazette (October 12, 2012)

"Ludlow Studies Options for Water Tower Repair" - Rantoul Press (October 10, 2012)

"Heating Bill Help Offered in Champaign County" - The News-Gazette (October 02, 2012)

September

"RPC to Absorb Job-training Consortium" - The News-Gazette (September 25, 2012)

"Hazardous Waste Dropoff in Champaign; Drug Dropoff in Tuscola" - The News-Gazette (September 25, 2012)

"Sign-ups Begin for Help with Heating Bills" - Rantoul Press (September 05, 2012)

"Sign-up Tuesday for Help with Heating Costs” - The News-Gazette (September 03, 2012)

"Program for Aid on Coming Heating Bills” - The News-Gazette (September 01, 2012)

August

"In Perspective: 1/3 of Kids are Not Ready for Kindergarten” - WCIA News (August 31, 2012)

"Village Working to Update Comprehensive Plan" - The Leader (August 30, 2012)

"T'boro School Board Signs Contract to Seek Grant: Money Would Develop Safe Routes to School for Students" - Rantoul Press (August 28, 2012)

"BIKE TREK: Lanes & Trails Make it Easy to Get Around U of I Campus” - The Times (August 15, 2012)

"Giving a Head Start: Holmes Urges Others to also Read to Youngsters” - Rantoul Press (August 07, 2012)

July

Electronics, Waste Collections Scheduled - News-Gazette (July 14, 2012)

Cooling Assistance on the way - News-Gazette (July 10, 2012)

Goal of New Incubator to Advance Business Acumen - Rantoul Press (July 03, 2012)

"Helping them Grow, Head Start Program Water Stratton Volunteer Garden" - News-Gazette (July 03, 2012)

June

May

"Initiative Encourages Biking, Walking to School" - Illinois Public Media (WILL) (May 06, 2012)

“County May Start Looking at Building Code" - News-Gazette (May 06, 2012)

“Bring Out Your Dead Electronics" - News-Gazette (May 03, 2012)

April

"Study Shows How C-U Stacks Up with Other Midwestern Metro Areas" - News-Gazette (April 22, 2012)

"Students Learn by Playing with Bugs" - WCIA 3 News (April 19, 2012)

"Expo Aims to Help People Go Green" - News-Gazette (April 16, 2012)

"Safe Routes to School Priority in Thomasboro" - Rantoul Press (April 11, 2012)

"AmeriCorps Workers Helping Spread Energy-Efficiency Information" - News-Gazette (April 02, 2012)

March

"New Pitch for Comprehensive Plan Gets Officials Ear" - The County Star (March 22, 2012)

"Short-lived Vision Airlines Experiment Cost UI $117,000" - News-Gazette (March 18, 2012)

"County Board District 7: Question and Answer: Al Kurtz" - News-Gazette (March 16, 2012)

"Agency Beginning Process to Find Replacement for its Retiring CEO: John Dimit" - News-Gazette (March 15, 2012)

"Village of St. Joseph looks at TIF District" - The Leader (March 08, 2012)

February

January

"Heating Assistance Available" - The County Star (January 05, 2012)




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