The Quincy city council approved what is called a “truth in taxation” resolution that states that cities must announced in December that there is a chance for an increase in property taxes by 5% or more.
At Monday night’s City Council meeting in Quincy the Council voted 11 to 3 in favor of an amendment to move monies within the budget to re-open Fire Station #6 at 24th and Cedar in Quincy. Even with the vote, the plan may never see the light of day.
Republican 7th Ward Alderwoman Terri Heinecke fought off a challenge from Royal J. Schaeffer to retain her seat on the Quincy City Council yesterday. Heinecke and Schaeffer were vying for the seat in yesterday's primary election.