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Illinois Governor Activates National Guard to Secure State Buildings

Gov. Pritzker Activates Illinois National Guard to Bolster Security of State Buildings in Downtown Springfield Gov. Activates an Additional 100 Members of The Guard in Support of the Presidential Inauguration in D.C. Springfield, IL (STL.News)- Governor JB Pritzker has activated 250 members…

Illinois: IDVA Major General Peter Nezamis to Serve as Interim Director

IDVA Director Linda Chapa LaVia to Step Down, Major General Peter Nezamis to Serve as Interim Director Nezamis, 34-Year Veteran of Air National Guard and Current Assistant Adjutant General – Air to Serve as Interim Director Pending Search for Permanent…

Michigan and Illinois Governor Sign to Advance Invasive Carp Prevention

Michigan and Illinois Sign Agreement to Advance Invasive Carp Prevention Project at Brandon Road Lock and Dam (STL.News) The governors of Illinois and Michigan today agreed to work jointly to protect the Great Lakes from invasive Asian carp species.  Gov….

Illinois Governor Pritzker: Grants in Funding to Businesses & Communities

Pritzker Administration Grants $94 Million in Funding to Businesses and Communities Across Illinois More Than $46 Million Awarded to Small Businesses and Over $48 Million to Local Governments to Offset… The post Illinois Governor Pritzker: Grants in Funding to Businesses…

Illinois IDPH Announce COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations in Region 9

State Public Health Officials Announce COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations to Take Effect in Region 9 on October 31, 2020 Eight of 11 Regions will Operate Under Resurgence Mitigation Framework; Administration Continues… The post Illinois IDPH Announce COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations in Region…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces Reopening of Murray Baker Bridge

Pritzker Administration Announces on Schedule Reopening of Murray Baker Bridge Following Extensive Renovations Bridge to Reopen on October 31st Following Rehabilitation Work Made Possible by Gov. Pritzker’s Rebuild Illinois Capital… The post Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces Reopening of Murray Baker…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations in Regions 4 & 10

State Public Health Officials Announce COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations to Take Effect in Regions 4 and 10 on October 28, 2020 Every Region Seeing Increased Positivity Rates; Administration Working with Local… The post Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations in…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces $14 Million in Taxpayer Dollars Saved with Completion of Project

Pritzker Administration Announces $14 Million in Taxpayer Dollars Saved with Early Completion of I-255 Rehabilitation Project Illinois Department of Transportation to Conclude Rebuild Illinois Funded Project Weeks Ahead of Schedule,… The post Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces $14 Million in Taxpayer…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces Two Appointments to Illinois Boards

Chicago, IL (STL.News) Building on a strong team of diverse experts in their fields, Governor JB Pritzker announced the following appointments in his administration: CONCEALED CARRY LICENSING REVIEW BOARD Nancy DePodesta will… The post Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces Two Appointments to Illinois…

Illinois Governor Pritzker & IDPH Announce Region 4 to Return to Phase 4

State Public Health Officials Announce Region 4 to Return to Phase 4 of Restore Illinois After Coordination with State and Local Officials, Region Rate Drops to 5.8% Allowing Roll Back… The post Illinois Governor Pritzker & IDPH Announce Region 4…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Proposes Principles to Build Criminal Justice System

Criminal Justice Reform Principles Aim to Modernize Criminal Code, End Cycles of Recidivism, and Increase Police Accountability Chicago, IL (STL.News) Governor JB Pritzker today proposed seven guiding principles that will be foundational… The post Illinois Governor Pritzker Proposes Principles to Build Criminal…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Will Self-Isolate as Office Staffer Tests Positive for COVID-19

Governor’s Office Staffer Tests Positive for COVID-19, Governor and All Close Contacts to Self-Isolate for 14 Days CHICAGO, After a member of Governor JB Pritzker’s staff tested positive for COVID-19,… The post Illinois Governor Pritzker Will Self-Isolate as Office Staffer…