A Springfield alderman is criticizing some of his colleagues for having too cozy a relationship with labor unions.
A Springfield alderman wants more answers about a possible deal between the city and the developers of a planned natural gas power plant near Pawnee.
A labor union is raising questions about whether a Springfield alderman has a conflict of interest in the debate over a natural gas power plant.
Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder is urging lawmakers to approve a casino for the city… and has the backing of most, but not all, of the City Council.
Some Springfield aldermen want to freeze city worker wages… or put a halt on hiring altogether… in an effort to get city spending to match up to shrinking revenues.
The clock is ticking for Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder and the City Council to agree upon a budget.
A Springfield alderman says his City Council colleagues are… quote… irresponsible, and are getting outsmarted by police and firefighters.
A wage freeze for Springfield city employees is just the first step an alderman wants to see to address the city’s unfunded pension liability.