Peter Schwartzman http://tristatesradio.com en New Revenue and Cuts Possible in Galesburg's Budget http://tristatesradio.com/post/new-revenue-and-cuts-possible-galesburgs-budget <p>Galesburg’s Mayor says he open to possible tax increases as well as the staff cuts that have already been proposed, in order to balance the city’s budget. Tue, 29 Oct 2013 19:35:03 +0000 Scott Stuntz 42945 at http://tristatesradio.com New Revenue and Cuts Possible in Galesburg's Budget Job Cuts Still Possible in Galesburg http://tristatesradio.com/post/job-cuts-still-possible-galesburg <p>After weighing its options, the City of Galesburg may still cut jobs. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 15:12:17 +0000 Scott Stuntz 42182 at http://tristatesradio.com Job Cuts Still Possible in Galesburg Possible Gas Tax Hike in Galesburg http://tristatesradio.com/post/possible-gas-tax-hike-galesburg <p>Galesburg may hike its gasoline tax to pay for road and infrastructure repairs. The Galesburg Chamber of Commerce is reaching out to see what the public thinks with an email survey. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 20:45:12 +0000 Scott Stuntz 41237 at http://tristatesradio.com Possible Gas Tax Hike in Galesburg Expert says Renewable Energy Future is Possible http://tristatesradio.com/post/expert-says-renewable-energy-future-possible <p>Dr. Peter Schwartzman shared his optimistic view of a future without fossil fueled energy as the keynote speaker at Western Illinois University&#39;s 9th annual Environmental Summit.<br /><br />He said local activism is contributing to the popularity of renewable energy alternatives.<br /><br />He said, &ldquo;There are opportunities all around us. We have roofs that don&#39;t have solar panels. We have fields of growing food that could easily take on a wind turbine with marginal loss of production.&rdquo;<br /> Thu, 05 Apr 2012 16:24:45 +0000 James Lenz 13054 at http://tristatesradio.com Expert says Renewable Energy Future is Possible