City Council

Macomb budget update

The City of Macomb’s budget is now closer to being approved. At Monday night’s City Council meeting, the aldermen presented a first reading of the budget for the next fiscal year, starting May 1. Right…


City Officials could see raise in salary

Local city officials could see a raise in their paychecks. A proposed salary increase is being discussed again at next Monday’s City Council meeting. If passed, the raise would go in effect next year. Discussion continued on the…


Macomb applies for IEPA loan

The City of Macomb applied for a one–million dollar loan from the Illinois Environment Protection Agency to complete an improvement project. Talk of splitting the project into two phases is the current topic being discussed amongst…