Tag Archives: Chicago

HR2156 Why is it needed

Before you go getting all upset, at me for writing this. Please take the time to actually read all of this-post. And yes I have always supported this, but I am beginning to fall towards the non supporting side. © … Continue reading

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Schneider National begins cost-cutting shipping service

By Patty Murray, Wisconsin Public Radio SUPERIOR (WPR) Wisconsin shipping company Schneider National is working with an east coast rail road in a deal it says will save money, time and fuel consumption. Schneider will begin putting more of its … Continue reading

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Illinois uniform speed bill headed to Gov. Quinn

Monday, May 18, 2009 – After years of truckers calling for uniform speed limits in Illinois, could split speeds in the state be in its last days? Truckers who travel the state are encouraged that Gov. Pat Quinn could finally … Continue reading

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Idle time continues to irritate Ridge residents

A trucking company that has operated at the Landis Plastics property in Chicago Ridge for two months has violated several stipulations of its business license, homeowners who live across from the site claim. The residents, who both live on Major … Continue reading

Posted in Truck Driver Industry | Tagged , Dan Badon, Dennis, Hayden Sandei, Josephine Johnson, Landis, Tim Baldermann, Zoning Board | Leave a comment