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Al Riley, State Representative, 38th District, Illinois General Assembly discusses economic development

A Conversation with Representative Al Riley – Economic Development in the South Suburbs To watch the video, please click HERE.  The interview highlights some discussion on the recent federal transportation law enacted by Congress over the summer; the Moving Ahead For Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21) and my views on…

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Fed funds flow to six Southland towns

Gov. Pat Quinn holds two freshly signed bills to the applause of state Rep. Al Riley (D-Olympia Fields) on Monday, July 11, 2011 at the Chicago Southland Chamber of Commerce lunch at the Tinley Park Convention Center. | Joseph P. Meier~Sun-Times Media

BY MIKE NOLAN July 11, 2011 10:28PM Six Southland communities will share $6.6 million in federal money to buy and rehab foreclosed homes and make other improvements, Gov. Pat Quinn said Monday during a stop in Tinley Park. The money is part of the $169 million in federal disaster…

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