Nov. 1 meeting to address planned closing of Freeport Department of Employment Security office

October 31, 2012

Online Staff Report

FREEPORT, Ill. — A meeting to discuss the impact of the planned closing of the Freeport Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) office is scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 1, at Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas St., Freeport, Ill.

The meeting will be hosted by U.S. Reps. Don Manzullo, R-Ill., and Bobby Schilling, R-Ill.; State Rep. Jim Sacia, R-Freeport; Freeport Mayor George Gaulrapp (D); and Stephenson County Board Chairman John Blum.

IDES Director Jay Rowell and his staff have been invited to participate in the event.

Contact Sacia’s office at (815) 232-0774 for more details.

Posted Oct. 31, 2012

One Comment

  1. ilbob

    November 1, 2012 at 10:05 am

    I guess this must mean there is no longer any unemployment in the Freeport area.

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