Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) Vice President of Policy Development and Planning Richard Myers applauded Exelon Corp.’s recent announcement to defer decisions on the future operations of the Byron and Quad Cities nuclear power plants for another year on Thursday.
BMO Financial Group and its wholly owned Chicago-based subsidiary BMO Harris Bank N.A. recently announced the signing of an agreement with General Electric Capital Corp. to acquire GE Capital's transportation finance business in the United States and Canada.
The Illinois Department of Transportation last week announced that the Reagan Memorial Tollway (Interstate 88) exit ramps to Illinois 59 in Naperville will be closed from Friday through Sept. 21 to make preparations for the new diverging diamond interchange at this location.
Governor Bruce Rauner issued a statement after the Illinois House’s vote this week sustained his veto of SB 1229, which would have limited Rauner's leverage in negotiations with the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) union.
U.S. Rep. Mike Bost (R-Dist. 12) and Rep. Steve Chabot (R-OH), chairman of the Small Business Committee met with Southern Illinois business owners, manufacturers and employees this week in Belleville to discuss job growth in District 12.