Monday, February 5, 2018

Feb 5, 2018

News headlines for the morning of February 5, 2018

  • The Government Bridge had been expected to close this week for repairs, but the work has been postponed until further notice.
  • The Bettendorf City Council may offer early retirement incentives to a group of employees. City Administrator Decker Ploehn says revenue has come in $1.2 million lower than forecast.
  • Customers across Illinois could see lower utility bills as early as next month. The state's regulatory body has ordered Illinois companies to slash their rates.
  • The National Weather Service is forecasting up to five inches of snow today in the Quad Cities.