State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia), is reminding local units of government interested in applying for Parks and Recreation Facility Construction (PARC) Grants through the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) that the application process began Tuesday, December 3, 2019 and ends Tuesday, January 21, 2020.
The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) has approved two more cultivation centers to grow cannabis for adult-use which becomes legal in Illinois on January 1, 2020.
The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) is pleased to recognize these Illinois high school students who have been named 2020-21 State Scholars for their outstanding academic achievement.
The annual Illinois Farm Bureau Annual Meeting member survey reflected three overwhelming themes: Farmers have less optimism for 2020; there is a profound need to regain lost export demand; and building new global markets is vital for the future.
State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia), announced today that the Illinois Conservation Foundation is offering $2,000 Conservation Achievement Scholarships to help promote the value of our natural world and encourage the next generation of leaders to engage in personal efforts to preserve and enhance a sustainable outdoor environment.