This Commission is charged with making a recommendation to the Governor whether or not the ISM should be closed. They have asked for public comments. Please submit written comments until the closing date of July 23.
A public hearing is set for July 13, 4:00 pm in Room 212 of the Capitol Building. We need you to attend and sign in as a witness in opposition–you need not testify.
If your legislator is on the Commission, we urge you to contact them before the hearing.
*Sen. Donne Trotter (D: 17th District) Co-Chair Chicago
*Rep. Donald Moffitt (R: 74th District) Co-Chair Galesburg, Kewanee
*Sen. David Koehler (D: 46th District) Peoria area
*Rep. Kelly Burke (D: 36th District) Oak Lawn
*Sen. Matt Murphy (R: 27th District) NW Chicago suburbs
*Rep. Elaine Nekritz (D: 57th District) NW Chicago suburbs
*Sen. Chapin Rose (R: 51th District) Champaign/Decatur area
*Rep. Raymond Poe (R: 99th District) Springfield area
*Sen. Heather Sterns (D: 7th District) North City, Chicago
*Rep. Al Riley (D: 38th District) South Chicago suburbs
*Sen. Dave Syverson (R: 35th District) Rockford, DeKalb, Winnebago Co.
Rep. Michael Unes R: (91st District) E. Peoria, Pekin, Canton, Lewistown, Fulton Co.