Infrastructure has been a hot topic across the country and in Illinois, and Taylorville has several projects to help ensure the city's foundation remains firm for years to come. The city is working on a new water treatment plant, and has also received good news on several roadworks projects that will help the city financially.
Taylorville Mayor Bruce Barry says the city did encounter some hiccups with the new water treatment plant being constructed, however is hopeful that construction of the plant will remain on schedule.
Taylorville has also received good news about loans taken out to help pay for several projects around town, with large portions of the loans being forgiven, saving the city money.
Barry appeared as a guest on the Newstalk WTIM Morning Show.