The Final Chapter The Supreme Court Overrules Abood

  • June 27, 2018
  • Carol Gieske

On June 27, 2018, the United States Supreme Court issued a groundbreaking decision in Janus v. AFSCME eliminating the public sector fair share requirement and thus changing the face of public sector labor. The Janus case, originating in the 7th Circuit, involved an appeal over the dismissal of a complaint that sought to invalidate agency fees and to reverse the Supreme Court’s 1977 decision in Abood v. Detroit Board of Education.
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Elgin High School Opens Newly Renovated Welding Lab

  • April 26, 2018
  • Terry Gajewski

The welding program at Elgin High School recently earned accreditation from the American Welding Society (AWS), certifying the school’s newly renovated welding lab as an Accredited Testing Facility (ATF).
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Governor signs Senate Bill 1451 to bring 5G wireless technology, jobs and economic growth to Illinoi

  • April 26, 2018
  • Terry Gajewski

Today Governor Bruce Rauner signed Senate Bill 1451 to standardize and streamline regulation of small wireless cell facilities, paving the way for 5G wireless and other technology in Illinois.
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U-46 Board of Education Seeks Candidate to Fill Vacant Board Seat

  • April 26, 2018
  • Terry Gajewski

The School District U-46 Board of Education on Wednesday announced the selection process it intends to follow to fill a vacant seat on the Board. The successful candidate will serve until the next Board election, which will occur in April 2019.
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