Posts Tagged ‘Johnson County Commissioners’

County Commissioners: more time needed to debate fracking

The Johnson County commissioners said more time was needed to debate their position on a proposal to sign a letter of support in asking the state of Illinois to place a two-year moratorium on the process of hydraulic fracturing...


Johnson County to hold public forum on fracking

The Johnson County commissioners agreed Monday to host a public forum in an attempt to hear from both sides of the argument over the debate on hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking. No date has been set, but the commissi...


County Commissioners sign mutual aid agreement

Johnson County board of commissioners met for a regularly scheduled meeting Monday in which the final draft of an Emergency Services and Disaster Agency (ESDA) Mutual Aid resolution was signed. The resolution was agreed to last...


Commissioners praise Johnson County response to storm

The Johnson County commissioners met for a regularly scheduled meeting Monday in which the commissioners praised the rescue efforts of emergency personnel responding during the recent snowstorm. A weather-related two-vehicle tr...



Mears to serve as new chairman of county commissioners

The Johnson County commissioners met for a regularly scheduled meeting Monday afternoon, which was designated as an organizational meeting in which appointments to various boards were made as well as the election of a new chair...