representative jim watson http://tristatesradio.com en Jacksonville Developmental Center to Close http://tristatesradio.com/post/jacksonville-developmental-center-close <p>Illinois Governor Pat Quinn confirmed he plans to close the&nbsp; Jacksonville&nbsp; Developmental Center and Tinley Park Mental Health&nbsp; Center.&nbsp;</p><p>Quinn&#39;s&nbsp; office is calling the closures a &quot;rebalancing.&quot;</p><p>The&nbsp; Governor plans to move institutionalized patients with developmental&nbsp; disabilities and mental illness to community-based settings.</p><p>In&nbsp; a statement, Quinn said it will improve their quality of life.</p> Fri, 20 Jan 2012 00:27:28 +0000 Rich Egger 8880 at http://tristatesradio.com Jacksonville Developmental Center to Close