Improvements should be made to the current Quincy water treatment plant instead of considering a new plant. This was the consensus of a Joint Finance/Utility Committee meeting Wednesday where members reviewed both options.
The Quincy Civic Center Authoirty approved a grant Wedneday to assiste a three-day statewide conference next year at the Oakley-Lindsay Center.
The City Council adopted an ordinance Monday night that will amend the city of Quincy's fiscal 2018 budget by increasing spending by $61,800 -- the amount a family trust donated to the city to provide lifesaving care for animals.
The Quincy Park District has seen an increase in requests for financial assistance this year, and commissioners and staff aren't complaining.
Financial projections show the city of Quincy could see revenue cuts that could top $800,000 by next year.
A decision on moving forward on applications for more than $11 million of low-interest loans for improvements to Quincy's water and wastewater treatment plants will be on hold for at least two more weeks to allow for more discussion.