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Massac among 67 applicants for Enterprise Zone
Massac County is among 67 applicants vying for one of 49 spots available for the state designation of Enterprise Zone. The current Massac Enterprise Zone is set to expire in 2018. Changes to the Il...
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Academic ceremony receives $5000
Staff Report The Metropolis Kiwanis Club has made a donation of $5000 to serve as seed money for the upcoming Academic Awards Ceremony (AAC). The Metropolis Kiwanis Club has supported the AAC annua...
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County’s 2015 budget now on public display
Tuesday morning’s Massac County Commissioners’ meeting began with a report from State’s Attorney Patrick Windhorst on the final tally due back to the state for the Department of Commerce and Econom...
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Utility maintenance fee back up for discussion
It’s take two when it comes to enacting a maintenance fee on vacant City of Metropolis properties. The Metropolis City Council held the first reading of an ordinance amending and supplementing Titl...
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Honeywell violation; USW talks begin
Staff Report Honeywell Metropolis has been notified by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) of a Notice of Violation (NOV) stemming from last October’s UF6 incident, according to a letter s...
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Medicinal marijuana decision doesn’t include Metropolis
In a press release received Monday, Gov. Bruce Rauner has revealed the top scoring companies for medical marijuana licenses and permits in the state’s medical cannabis program Patient Care Solution...
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Unit One receives three renovation options
Although the agenda for Massac Unit One board members was light Monday night, Superintendent Dennis Smith’s report brought some heavy information for the board members to digest concerning the futu...
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Electric rates will increase in February
The Metropolis City Council adopted an ordinance Monday that will raise the city’s electric rates by 3.3 cents over the next three years. The motion passed 6-1 with Alderman Richard Corzine voting ...
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Budget concerns discussed at commissioners meeting
Budgets and where to find the money to fund them were the main discussion at Tuesday morning’s Massac County commissioners meeting, as Massac County residents Corey Willenborg and Willie Wells were...
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Taking a look back at 2014: A year end review
To remind readers of what happened in Massac County during the past year, the Metropolis Planet is presenting this year-end review. Most of the items mentioned here appeared on the front page of th...
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