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More, better funding for mental health services proposed More, better funding for mental health services proposed

More, better funding for mental health services proposed

An Illinois advocacy group is pushing legislation it says would bring $50 million in new money to state mental health services over the next four years. Rep. Deb Conroy (D-Villa Park) and Sen. Heather Steans (D-Chicago), are sponsoring legislation that would ramp up state mental health funding and change the funding structure to incentivize good results over flat service fees.

Neely installed as 40th Illinois adjutant general Neely installed as 40th Illinois adjutant general

Neely installed as 40th Illinois adjutant general

The Illinois National Guard welcomed a new leader Friday when Air National Guard Col. Richard Neely was promoted to the rank of brigadier general and took over the reins as the state’s 40th adjutant general.

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