Local Government

Finance committee focuses on precints, budget proposals

By JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter Discussion at the July 3 county finance meeting was dominated by […]

New title fee changes announced

Due to action by the Illinois General Assembly, the state has implemented increases in title fees. Money […]

Bourne questions intent behind expansive abortion bill

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter On June 12 Governor J. B. Pritzker signed House Bill 25, […]

First responders recognized by mayor at Council meeting

By: CHRIS BEST Enquirer Democrat contributor During the July 1 Carlinville City Council meeting, Lieutenant Derek Graham […]

Council prepares to update city ordinances

By: Chris Best Enquirer Democrat Reporter On Monday, June 24, Carlinville City Council held a special meeting […]

County officials in support of proposal to merge

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter Earlier this month, Macoupin County Clerk Pete Duncan announced a plan […]

Adam’s Law limits duration of legal disputes over

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter Amy Heyen of Plainview was tied up in court battles regarding […]

School Board amends budget

By Chris Best Enquirer-Democrat Writer At Monday’s meeting of the Carlinville school board, the board approved an […]

Water-related engineering bid stirs controversy

By Chris Best Enquirer-Democrat Writer The cost estimate and proposal for engineering services submitted by MECO-Heneghan Engineers, […]

County Clerk states “It’s time to start wrapping

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter The County Board meeting on Tuesday opened with a report from […]