Archive for January, 2011


  • A Look Back at 2010: Healthcare

    January 31st, 2011 | Featured, News

    The third in our series of articles highlighting the remarks of GREDF Board Chairperson, Connie Schroeder at our 2011 Annual Meeting.  A look back at HEALTHCARE in the Tri-States in 2010… An editorial in the Quincy Herald-Whig sums up healthcare in our region best, quote, “Physicians who want a high quality of life for themselves and their families can find […]

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  • More Good News: Adams County Unemployment

    January 28th, 2011 | News, Unemployment Rate

    Adams County unemployment fell again in December to 6.3%. That’s the lowest it’s been since April 2009. Adams County currently ranks 3rd lowest in unemployment out of 102 counties in the state. Unemployment in Quincy dropped 0.7% and now stands at 6.7%. See the numbers for yourself: visit Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) on the Illinois Department […]

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  • A Look Back at 2010: Central Business District

    January 26th, 2011 | Featured, News

    The second in our series of articles highlighting the remarks of GREDF Board Chairperson, Connie Schroeder at our 2011 Annual Meeting.  A look back at Quincy’s CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT in 2010… There continues to be a renewed sense of pride in the Central Business District. This is perhaps best displayed in the new image campaign featuring the “It’s […]

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  • A Look Back at 2010: Business

    January 21st, 2011 | Featured, News

    Did you miss the 2011 GREDF Annual Meeting? We hope you enjoy this series of articles highlighting the remarks of GREDF Board Chairperson, Connie Schroeder.  A Look back at BUSINESS in the Quincy and Adams County, Illinois region in 2010… International trade is growing in the tri-states. Quincy-based Spin Screed, which manufactures the world’s lightest weight power roller screed used […]

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  • Adams County Wind Project Moves Forward

    January 18th, 2011 | Featured, News

    JOINT STATEMENT FROM ACCIONA AND GLOBAL WINDS HARVEST GREDF Annual Meeting: January 12, 2011 The Prairie Mills wind project has been an exciting joint venture for ACCIONA and Global Winds Harvest. From the beginning, we saw this project as one of high value set to provide Adams County with renewable energy for years to come. […]

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