Million Dollar Grant Funds West Empire Street Project
October 6, 2021
A major thoroughfare in Freeport has a new look and safety upgrades, thanks to a $1 million state grant secured by State Sen. Brian Stewart (R-Freeport) for West Empire Street.
The 45th District Senator joined community leaders and residents Sept. 30 in celebrating the official opening of the refurbished West Empire Street in Freeport.
"It's an honor to represent Freeport in the Illinois Senate," Stewart said at the ribbon-cutting of the ceremonial reopening of West Empire Street. "The citizens sent me to Springfield as their Senator to support legislation beneficial for our...