Knights of Columbus Hall
100 South 129th Infantry Drive Joliet, IL 60436
Thursday, January 16th, 2014
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
at Cemeno's Pizza 1630 Essington Rd. Joliet, IL
Tags: Sheriff, 2014 Election, Mike Kelley
Thursday, February 20, 2014
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
IBEW Local 176 Hall - 1100 E. Frontage Road
Joliet, IL 60431
Tags: Joliet, Tom Giarrante
A three-year pilot program to put Will County veterans to work was kicked off recently with the first of three $50,000 checks from Waste Management to the county.
The Lee Addleman/Will County Veterans’ Employment Advocacy Project will help vets land jobs through employer-based internships and will be administered by the county’s Workforce Services Division. Addleman was a Vietnam veteran and longtime official of Waste Management.
Categories: Local Issues
Grateful to have all county employees back on the job, the Will County Board on Thursday approved a four-year contract with its union workers, with the only “no” vote cast by board member David Izzo.
The employees will receive a 4.5 percent cost-of-living raise phased in over the next two years and pay more of their health insurance premiums. The union members overwhelmingly approved the contract this month, ending a 16-day strike
Tags: Will County, County Board, AFSCME, County Executive