Plans for an Internet-based business at 520 S. 21st won the endorsement of the Quincy Plan Commission on Tuesday night.
Adams County will be filing a third-party claim against a Quincy architecture and engineering firm that officials say approved change orders for the demolition of buildings in the footprint of the new county jail without approval.
The city of Canton is favoring a proposal to renovate the existing City Hall rather than move some city offices to a different location. However, city officials could change their mind if bids for the renovation work come in higher than expected.
A newly formed committee discussed some of the possible cost-saving tweaks for three of Quincy's curbside services Monday night but admitted there might not be a single solution to trim combined costs of nearly $2.7 million.
The Marion County Commission on Monday agreed to transfer the county's share of any accumulated back taxes and penalties from the former St. Elizabeth Hospital into the Hannibal property's redevelopment as an apartment complex for seniors.
Pike County Circuit Clerk Debbie Dugan recently said she will be leaving her position at the end of the month.
Dugan, who is in her 14th year in the office, has accepted another position.
Bidding for the expansion of the Bill Klingner Trail between 18th and 24th streets has been pushed back another two months after a design change was required.
Public pushback against enforcement of the an indigent death policy apparently has manifested itself in violence against the Adams County coroner. Jim Keller said he was driving the coroner vehicle last Thursday when someone threw a rock through his open window, striking him in the head.
Board members of the Hannibal Board of Public Works got a first look at proposed rate changes during the BPW's monthly meeting Tuesday. Water rates would increase by 59 percent for the average residential customer over the next five years.
Last May the Hannibal Parks and Recreation Department announced that the Mark Twain Memorial Lighthouse would undergo its first major renovation since 1994.
Plans have changed: The lighthouse will be replaced entirely.