Macoupin County

Washington D.C. (ECWd) - According to a 2018 press release from Senator Duckworth, both her and Senator Durbin proudly announced a $24 million federal grant to "Illinois Alluvial Regional Water Company ("IARWC")" who had only been in business for 10 months prior to this announcement. The Illinois...

Carlinville, Macoupin County, IL. (ECWd) - Justice may be slow in Illinois, but clearly justice was provided in a recent City of Carlinville lawsuit.   Clear back in October of 2017, we published this article explaining why the City did not have the legal authority to form...

Carlinville, IL. (ECWd) - On October 21, 2019, the following Order was entered in Macoupin County Circuit Court: “Before considering the parties' substantive arguments at hearing, the Court offered the following opening remarks, which the Court will reiterate: The Court recognizes water supply is an issue for the...

Carlinville, IL. (ECWd) - The Brotze v. Carlinville lawsuit, generally about whether the city had statutory authority to form and join a private non-profit water company, was heard today in Macoupin County Circuit Court. Today's Hearing was on Carlinville's Motion to Dismiss the lawsuit. The Court DENIED Carlinville's...