Susan Shea, director of the aeronautics division at Illinois Department
of Transportation, vowed this weekend to an audience in Glenwood that
there will be a third Chicago area aiport soon.
Gov. Pat Quinn sent a letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
yesterday, requesting that most Illinois counties be declared disaster
areas because of a record-breaking drought this summer.
The large Cook County non-profit, Commmunity Economic Development Association, is the target of a federal criminal probe concerning shoddy home weatherization work.