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McHenry Co. (ECWd) - A recent Freedom of Information Act request I submitted to the Algonquin Township Road District has now triggered court action directed at James Kelly, the Township attorney.  Kelly apparently has refused to provide Road District Records to Andrew Gasser, the current Algonquin Township...

EDGAR Co., IL. (ECWd) - In the video below, Rob Bogue and I are discussing various airports in Illinois, to include issues with the Vermilion County Regional Airport Authority's Commissioners, and the issues with the Edgar County Airport. https://youtu.be/A65lJrDTjdQ . Our work is funded entirely thru donations and we ...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - Where is the local reporting? The Plaintiff, James Sweeney, Union 150, and AFL-CIO filed this Reply in Support of Motion to Dismiss Second Amended Counterclaim on June 26th, 2018.  Contained in that brief is an allegation that got our attention in light of a recent...

Illinois - (ECWd) - Illinois news publications are buzzing about the Federal charges filed against Russian nationals related to the hacking of the Illinois State Board of Elections computers.  See more on those stories at Illinois News Network, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times.  Was passage of SB172 the...

Will Co. (ECWd) - During the last township meeting, it was pointed out that there was no handicap parking or signage as required by Federal Law. Failure to have such parking and proper signage violate the Americans Disabilities Act. From the US Access Board: Are accessible spaces required...